Society is comprised of institutions such as the family, religion, mass media and education, as well as rules, customs, laws and ideologies. Our society is also embedded with structural inequalities related to gender, social class and ethnicity. Utilizing what has been termed "the sociological imagination," this course looks at how we are influenced by these aspects of society and how in turn we shape society through our actions.

Course Notes

SOC 100 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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