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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 - 03H, CRN: 23317

 

Spring 2013

 

7 January - 6 May, 2013

 

This is a Hybrid class that will meet once a week

 

On: Tuesday

 

Time: 12:15 am - 1:30 pm

 

Room:  LIA 102

 

Hybrid Course

 

Office Hours:

 

9:30 - 12:10, Monday & Wednesday

                                          

10:55 - 12:10, Tuesday & Thursday

 

or by appointment for other times

 

 

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Course Text & Topics

 

 

TEXTBOOK:

 

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 at the same website:

 

http://openstaxcollege. worksmartsuite.com/User

 

 

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 as well as the social structures of society. (F,S,M)