TO SOCIOLOGY� (3)
3 Lecture� CAN SOC 2, D0.� Strongly Recommended Preparation:
ENG 51A or equivalent.
1 is an introduction to the theoretical perspectives of sociology
and their application to the fundamental problems of social life.�
It includes discussion of sociological methods and findings in
such areas as family, race relations, religion, and deviance.�
(AA, CSU, UC)
THINKING AND SOCIAL PROBLEMS� (3)
3 Lecture� CAN SOC 4, A3, D0.� Prerequisite: ENG 51A or equivalent.
2 is a survey of major social problems experienced by society,
with an exploration of the most important perspectives used to
explain the problems.� The application of critical thinking skills,
specifically taught in the course to causes and solutions is designed
to result in heightened critical thinking ability as well as strengthened
social awareness.� (AA, CSU, UC)
AND FAMILY� (3)
Hours: 3 Lecture� CR/NC D3, D0.� Strongly
Recommended Preparation: ENG 51A or equivalent.
3 will explore marital and family dynamics within the context
of the family theories.� Topics include love, mate selection,
sexuality, communication patterns, parenthood, and dissolution.�
Students will learn how paired relationships work in contemporary
mass society, why they succeed, and why they sometimes fail.�
(AA, CSU, UC)
Hours: 18 lecture or 54 laboratory hours for each semester unit.
numbered 30/60 are designed to permit department to meet an immediate
student or community need, to explore newer methods in teaching
a subject, to offer courses which are innovative, and to provide
variety and flexibility in curriculum. A required course description
identifies each course subject.� These courses may taken
Hours: 54 laboratory for each semester
unit. No more than 2 units per semester per 49/99 series.
Sociology 49/99 is designed
for students who wish to undertake special projects related to
a particular field.� Students, under instructor guidance and acknowledgement,
may pursue individual exploration after completing or while currently
in at least one course in the department of directed study.� (AA,