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Sociology

Social Science Division

SOC-01 INTRODUCTORY SOCIOLOGY (CAN SOC 2)
(CSU breadth area D0) 3 units: 3 hours lecture.
Advisories: ENGL-A, ENGL-AL, ENGL-41, ENGL-41L.
This course provides an overview of basic theories, concepts, research methodologies, and terminology comprising the discipline of sociology. Topics of investigation include the relationship between the individual and society, social groups, inequality and power, social institutions, and social change. (9/99)

SOC-02 CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL PROBLEMS (CAN SOC 4)
3 units: 3 hours lecture.
Advisories: ENGL-A, ENGL-AL, ENGL-41, ENGL-41L.
SOC-02 introduces fundamental theories and methodologies employed in the study of contemporary social problems. An emphasis is placed on understanding economic, political, and cultural relationships between the United States and the developed and developing world, and how these relationships influence the construction and resolution of contemporary social problems within a global community. (9/99)

SOC-28 MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY
3 units: 3 hours lecture.
Advisories: ENGL-A, ENGL-AL, ENGL-41, ENGL-41L.
This course provides an overview of sociological theories and concepts utilized to investigate marriage and family relationships. An empirical as well as experiential analysis of marriage and the family is emphasized. Specific topics covered include gender roles, human sexual expression, dating and mate selection, cohabitation, marital communication, parenthood, family violence, divorce and step-families. (9/99)

SOC-33 WORKING EFFECTIVELY WITH FAMILIES
(Also: CLDV-33 and PSYC-33)
1 unit: 1 hour lecture.
Advisory: ENGL-A.
This is a course designed to teach students how to work with parents in school settings. Students will examine current ways of parent involvement, parent rights and responsibilities, and ways of keeping parents informed. (12/04)


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