SOC-151: Contemporary Social Problems

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Contemporary Social Problems

Catalog Info

Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours
3.00
Course Description

Focuses on current social problems and issues facing American society.  Students investigate a series of important problems, including poverty, urban decline, family instability, crime and discrimination, by using a sociological perspective.  The primary goals of this course are increasing student awareness of the causes of social problems and investigating possible solutions.

Pre-requisites
SOC 131
Co-requisites
None
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
Yes
Course Satisfies MTA Requirements
Yes
Course Satisfies the following General Education Outcomes
Category 4: Social Sciences