Sociology | Introduction to Sociology
S100 | 3642 | Hilary Aydt


In this course, students will learn what sociology is and what diverse
subjects sociologists study.  By the end of the course, students will
be able to identify major sociological theories of Marx, Durkheim, and
Weber as well as use sociological thinking to analyze topics such as
race, the family, poverty, gender, human sexuality, religion, culture,
and so on.  Students will also learn to critically evaluate issues and
statistics as they are presented in the media.  Overall, the goal of
this class is to allow individuals to get a basic understanding of
what sociology is and how it can enrich their view of social issue
that affect them.