SOC 101 Principles of Sociology

This is an introductory course which presents the basic processes of human interaction and the concepts which describe their operation in everyday life. It studies the impact of culture, how we learn and conform to culture, and why deviance occurs. Principles of group behavior and social organization are viewed in the context of American culture and subcultures.  Prerequisite: A passing score on the College's English placement test or C or better or concurrent enrollment in ENG 090, ENG 091 or ENG 092.  A passing score on the College's Reading placement test or C or better or concurrent enrollment in ENG 091 or RDG 090 and a grade of C or better in RDG 080.   Three lecture hours per week.  Competency met: Global Awareness (5.2), Social Phenomenon (5.4), Ethical Dimensions (7.0) 3 credits Fall, Spring, Summer

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