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; C-ID SOCI 110]
SOC 101Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87078 SOC 101 01 08:00AM-10:15AM MTW 463 Escalera,Faustino 7 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM
89935 SOC 101 70 08:00AM-10:25AM TWTH 7201B Magellan,Jessica 7 2*
HIGHER ED CENTER NATIONAL CITY, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM
87079 SOC 101 03 01:30PM-03:55PM TWTH 477 Cardona Gerena,Israel 7 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 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 110Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87084 SOC 110 01 11:00AM-01:25PM TWTH 463 Castillo,Sarah 7 6*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 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 116Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87086 SOC 116 01 08:00AM-09:50AM MTWTH 477 Meade,Somer 7 20*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM
SOC 150 MEXICAN AND MEXICAN-AMERICAN CULTURES IN THE UNITED STATES 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Examines the evolution of Mexican and Mexican-American cultural development in the United States. Focuses on the study of the transculturation process between the Mexican-American and mainstream American cultures. Includes a special emphasis on the intellectual foundations of Chicano culture. (Same as MAS 150.) [D; CSU; UC]
SOC 150Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90173 SOC 150 301 09:00AM-10:50AM MTW 4102 Chavez,Victoria 8 30*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 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 270Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87087 SOC 270 01 09:00AM-11:50AM MW 478 Rocha,Lina 9 34*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014 *Open seats as of Tuesday, July 1, 2014 6:58 AM

Total Courses: 5 Total Sections: 7