Sociology (SOC)

Sociology (SOC) 110  
Religion And Society  

Sociological investigation into relationship between religious values and forms of social organization. Concentration on contemporary religious movements and includes examples from Christian, Jewish, Islamic and non-western religions. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences  
Sociology (SOC) 201  
Intro To the Study Of Society  

Characteristics of group life, the effect of the group on human conduct, and the interrelationships between society, culture, and the individual. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, HW, KK, MX, OH, TR, WR  
IAI: S7 900 GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Sociology (SOC) 202  
Sociology Of Urban Life  

Study of urbanization, personal and social disorganization, collective behavior, social movements and voluntary associations, race and ethnic relations, social stratification, industrial relations, and political sociology. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, HW, KK, TR  
GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences  
Sociology (SOC) 203  
Marriage And The Family  

Study of the family as a dynamic social institution; emphasis on love, sex, dating, courtship and marriage, child rearing, marital problems, and divorce. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, HW, KK, MX, OH, TR, WR  
IAI: S7 902 GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences  
Sociology (SOC) 205  
Social Problems  

Understanding current social problems. This class explores the genesis, significance, and amelioration of social problems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, KK, MX, TR, WR  
IAI: S7 901 GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences  
Sociology (SOC) 207  
The Sociology Of Sex & Gender  

Examines the difference between behavior based on what society says is appropriate in order to be masculine or feminine. Examines the question of what forces in society are most influential in determining the place or men and women with special emphasis on power. Examines how this influence works through the process of socialization and core social institutions, including marriage and family, education, religion, the economy, and politics. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: DA, HW, KK, MX, OH, TR, WR  
IAI: S7 904D GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Sociology (SOC) 209  
The Black Man In The U S  

Environmental factors that identify African-Americans as an ethnic group in the United States; study of social values, attitudes, definition, behavior, social institutions and processes of this ethnic group. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Sociology (SOC) 210  
Diverse Cultures/Global Age  

Examines the issues of diversity and prepares students to speak and act with sensitivity and awareness of others. Students will gain proficiency in global events and their implications; students will learn how to interact with international visitors through the use of role playing. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: HW  
HD Course  
Sociology (SOC) 211  
Race & Ethnic Relations  

A comparative analysis of racial, religious and ethnic groups. The course examines how group identity is formed and it is maintained or persists. It includes how group identity affects inter-group relations, social movements, government policy and related social problems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: HW, OH, TR, WR  
IAI: S7 903D GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Sociology (SOC) 241  
Institutional Racism  

Survey of racism in basic institutions of American life: education, law enforcement, health services, government, business, industry, religion, entertainment, science, and housing. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK, OH  
IAI: S7 903D GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course  
Sociology (SOC) 280  
Human Relations  

Social and psychological aspects of inter-group relations; relationships between the dominant group and minority religious, ethnic, racial and social class groups. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: TR  
GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences HD Course