Sociology

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SOC 101 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Examines the central concepts and perspectives of sociology. Includes the basics of sociological theory, socialization, culture, groups and organizations, the mass media, deviance and social control, social stratification, racial and ethnic inequality, family, religion, education, government, the economy, the environment, population, health, social movements, and social change. [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81465 SOC 101 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Ballesteros,Elizabeth 15 11*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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81466 SOC 101 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Ballesteros,Elizabeth 15 13*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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81467 SOC 101 503 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Ballesteros,Elizabeth 15 21*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
81468 SOC 101 504 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Ballesteros,Elizabeth 15 20*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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81469 SOC 101 505 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Chavez,Victoria 15 13*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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83226 SOC 101 506 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Castillo,Sarah 15 12*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/3/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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SOC 110 CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL PROBLEMS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: SOC 101 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Examines various contemporary social problems from multiple perspectives with an emphasis on their causes and possible solutions. Covers topics such as substance abuse, crime, poverty, racism, sexism, ageism, unemployment, education, healthcare, terrorism, and environmental destruction. [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 110 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81480 SOC 110 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Winter,Anna 8 11*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
82487 SOC 110 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Winter,Anna 8 3*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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SOC 116 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Examines human behavior and personality development in a social context. Includes an investigation of topics such as, social cognition, self identity, social perception, attitudes, conformity, stereotypes, group dynamics, aggression, and altruism. (Same as PSYC 116.) [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 116 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81484 SOC 116 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Meade,Somer 8 30*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
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SOC 270 STATISTICAL METHODS OF SOCIOLOGY 3 Units [Prerequisite: SOC/PSYC 101 or equivalent; MATH 60 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent.] Emphasizes statistical methods of behavioral sciences, including sampling, basic research designs, describing distributions through graphs and tables, measures of central tendency, variability, linear correlation and regression, applications of normal probability curve, and test of significance. (Same as PSYC 270.) [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 270 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
81489 SOC 270 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Frederick,Richard 8 35*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM
81490 SOC 270 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Bracy,Nicole 8 33*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM

Total Courses: 4 Total Sections: 11
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