Canadian society faces numerous social divisions, such as those between rich and poor, women and men, and Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. These differences lead to important social outcomes, as in access to health care, seniors’ pensions, or the wages we earn in our jobs. The student will use theories and research to understand social inequality in Canada today.
45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework
SOC 301 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.
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