- 1160 - 02, CRN:
- 02, CRN:80469
13 August - 12 December 2012
This is an online class that will meet only once every about three weeks for in-class unit exams
Dates: Class meets four times for taking unit Exams
(See the Course Schedule)
Time: 9:25-10:40 am
Room: LIA 114
10:50 - 1:35, Monday & Wednesday
12:15 - 1:30, Tuesday & Thursday
or by appointment for other times
Course Learning Objectives
The Department of Social Sciences assists students in developing an ability to acquire data, understand relationships, process information, draw conclusions, and critically evaluate issues related to the society and culture of the United States and the world at large. To achieve these aims, the Department offers courses that support the College’s various associate and baccalaureate programs. These courses include offerings in anthropology, criminal justice, geography, history, political science, philosophy, psychology, and sociology.
STUDENTS LEARNING OUTCOMES
1. Students will demonstrate the ability to articulate and analyze perspectives and values of diverse cultural groups and their historical experiences in the United States.
2. Students will articulate an understanding of major forces and events, influences, or ideas that have shaped history and society.
3. Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze origins of and solutions for social problems, particularly in relation to racism, sexism, poverty, crime, urbanization, and the environment.