Sociology

School of Social Sciences, Business and Humanities

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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; C-ID SOCI 110]
SOC 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85441 SOC 101 01 08:00AM-08:50AM MWF 477 Springer,Alexandra 19 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85442 SOC 101 03 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 463 Escalera,Faustino 19 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85907 SOC 101 04 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 1680 Castillo,Sarah 19 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85443 SOC 101 05 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 477 Springer,Alexandra 19 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85444 SOC 101 07 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 463 Fargo,Robert 19 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85445 SOC 101 09 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 463 Escalera,Faustino 19 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85446 SOC 101 11 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 463 Escalera,Faustino 19 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85447 SOC 101 13 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 1686B Meade,Somer 19 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85448 SOC 101 15 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 463 Nagao,Norris 19 15*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85449 SOC 101 17 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 471 Nagao,Norris 19 18*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85450 SOC 101 19 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 463 Nagao,Norris 19 14*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85457 SOC 101 680 08:00AM-09:30AM F 5209 Chavez,Victoria 19 0*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO ED. CTR - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85459 SOC 101 70 08:30AM-09:50AM MW 7201A Franck,Robin 17 6*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 2/3/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85461 SOC 101 80 01:00PM-02:15PM TTH 5207 Cardona Gerena,Israel 19 0*
SAN YSIDRO ED. CTR, SAN YSIDRO - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
87175 SOC 101 E2 10:35AM-12:50PM MWF NAS Magellan,Jessica 15 14*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY Begins: 2/3/2014 Ends: 5/14/2014 This section is for the "Southwest Regional Apprenticeship Program." *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
SOC 106 RACE AND ETHNICITY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces the sociological study of race and ethnicity in a global context. Compares theoretical perspectives in examining patterns of interaction among racial and ethnic groups. Analyzes identity and the processes of sociocultural boundary construction and deconstruction. [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 106 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85908 SOC 106 01 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 471 Nagao,Norris 19 20*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
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] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Examines contemporary social problems, with emphasis on overarching causes and consequences. Includes topics such as crime, poverty, inequality, government, politics, the family, education, the environment, and warfare. Evaluates the role of power structures and dominant ideology in the construction of these social problems as well as possible interventions and solutions. [D; CSU; UC]]
SOC 110 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85465 SOC 110 01 08:00AM-08:50AM MWF 463 Escalera,Faustino 19 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85466 SOC 110 03 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 463 Escalera,Faustino 19 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85467 SOC 110 05 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 477 Magellan,Jessica 19 7*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85469 SOC 110 70 10:30AM-11:55AM TTH 7211 Cardona Gerena,Israel 17 20*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 2/3/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
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; C-ID PSY 170]
SOC 116 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85470 SOC 116 01 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 1683 Sweeney,Kim 19 31*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
SOC 135 SOCIOLOGY OF THE FAMILY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Examines the changing definition and construct of the family in America with an emphasis on the social, economic, and political influences affecting the images, ideals, and realities of this most central social institution. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID SOCI 130]
SOC 135 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85472 SOC 135 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 225 Ignacio,Annette 19 7*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
SOC 151 INTRODUCTION TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN CULTURE 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces the origins and development of African-American culture in the United States between 1619 and the present. Emphasizes the critical analysis of the historical and sociological aspects of the African-American experience in the arenas of family, education, religion, and the arts. (Same as AFRO 151.) [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 151 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85473 SOC 151 01 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 705 James,Stanley 19 38*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
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; C-ID SOCI 125]
SOC 270 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85474 SOC 270 01 11:00AM-12:15PM MW 475 Ballesteros,Elizabeth 19 32*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85475 SOC 270 03 12:30PM-01:45PM MW 475 Ballesteros,Elizabeth 19 33*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85476 SOC 270 05 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 229B Contreras,Rudy 19 30*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85904 SOC 270 07 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 473 Rocha,Lina 19 33*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85481 SOC 270 680 08:00AM-09:30AM F 5204 Contreras,Rudy 19 22*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO ED. CTR - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 7 Total Sections: 28