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Social Problems and Solutions (Winter 2024)

Course ID
SOC225-01
CRN
1342853
DaysTimesLocationInstructor
TBATBAWEBE. Giesen
Campus
Distance Learning (Web Courses)
Dates
Winter 2024 lasts from Monday, January 8, 2024 to Friday, March 22, 2024
Description
Introduces students to various social problems in the U.S. from a sociological and global perspective. Social problems covered may include social inequalities, war, climate change, disinformation, health issues, crime and deviance, affordable housing and poverty. A focus on solutions will include a study of effective public policies employed by societies around the world. Major theories of sociology are introduced and applied.
Notes
  • Web classes: Offered as a Web-based class over the Internet. Information about Web-based classes and required orientations can be found at https://roguecc.blackboard.com. All online teachers expect students to participate in the class by Wednesday of the first week of the term. Students not participating during the first week may be subject to administrative drop. Check the syllabus and course orientation for participation requirements. Students may be required to have a web cam and audio capabilities on their computer for online courses.
Prerequisites
  • BT113
  •   or WR115
  •   or ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills Score: 95
Book Cost Notes
    This section has no required book costs. There may be optional materials.
Credit/Hours
4/44T
Estimated Tuition
$480
Estimated Fees
$96
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