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SOC 218: Introduction to Social Problems (3 credits)

Course Description

This course is a theoretical and substantive survey of the nature and causes of social problems; selected topics may vary from semester to semester. (3 hours lecture)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and utilize sociological perspectives to analyze social problems in society
  • Use critical thinking skills to evaluate the causes of social problems
  • Evaluate proposed solutions to social problems

Degrees and Certificates

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