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Course Contents

 

Course Learning Objectives

 

Course Text & Topics

 

Course Requirements and Evaluation

 

Course Schedule & Exams

Instructor

Netiquette

Emergency Plan 

Main Differences Between Online and Regular Courses

Questions & Strategies

Ethics, Plagiarizing, & Cheating

Access Statement for Students with Disabilities

Withdrawal from the Course

Workforce Development

 

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY

 

SOCI - 1101 - 02, CRN: 23314

 

Spring 2013

 

7 January - 6 May, 2013

 

This is a Rgular class that will meet two days a week

 

On: Monday & Wednesday

 

Time: 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

 

Room:  LIA 102

 

Regular Course

 

Office Hours:

 

9:30 - 12:10, Monday & Wednesdy

 

10:55 - 12:10, Tuesday & Thursday

 

or by appointment for other times

 

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Course Text & Topics

 

TEXTBOOK:

 

Sociology 1101

 

Starting from Spring 2013, students of Sociology 1101 can download the Course textbook, "Introduction to Sociology" for Free, from the website of the OpenStax College, at: 

 

http://openstaxcollege.org/files/textbook_version/hi_res_pdf/10/col11407_8_7_12.pdf

 

Students can also buy a paper copy for $29 per copy at:

 

http://openstaxcollege. worksmartsuite.com/User EditFormFilliaspx

 

Or from the Dalton State Bookstor.

 

 

COURSE TOPICS

 

SOCI 1101. Introduction to Sociology 3-0-3

 

Prerequisite: READ 0098, or a COMPASS score of 80 or better.

Examines human social behavior. Topics covered include culture, social interaction, deviance, social classes, social change, politics, religion, and the family. This course also considers the principal perspectives in sociology for interpreting everyday events and for interpreting the social structures of society. (F,S,M)