Sociology | Introduction to Sociology
S100 | 20991 | Thompson

This course will give students a broad introduction to Sociology, and
pay particular attention to social stratification  major societal
systems that humans use to divide themselves from each other.  We will
read a variety of articles that show the interrelation of concepts
such as gender, race, and class and will analyze one biography and one
novel that illustrate their affects in the United States.  Students
will be expected to analyze contemporary social problems through class
discussion, writing assignments, exams, and a group presentation.