SOC 151 Contemporary Social Problems

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Course Description: 

Focuses on current social problems and issues facing American society.  Students investigate a series of important problems, including poverty, urban decline, family instability, crime and discrimination, by using a sociological perspective.  The primary goals of this course are increasing student awareness of the causes of social problems and investigating possible solutions.

Prerequisites: 
SOC 131
Co-requisites: 
None