In this course, you will learn:
- Understand the broad scope of sociology and its relevance to human existence..
- Apply the sociological imagination by examining our society’s beliefs and values..
- Define how societies are shaped and identify structures, institutions, or dynamics causing change..
- Evaluate social structures using major sociological perspectives; conflict, functional and symbolic interaction and discuss the consequences..
- Recognize appropriate scientific research processes and procedures..
- Describe stereotypes and myths concerning social structures including race, class, gender, education, religion and media..