SOC 110 Contemporary Social Problems

This course considers contemporary social problems and their implications for human services from historical, sociological, political and economic perspectives. Students will focus on the development of critical-thinking skills. Topics will cover poverty, educational underachievement, crime and violence, and emerging problems of under-resourced communities. Students will consider the impact of race, ethnicity, and gender as variables in contemporary social problems. 

Credits

3

Prerequisite

None

Offered

F, Sp