SC1150 - Principles of Sociology

Transferable to MUN Sociology 1000. Sociology 1150 is an introduction to the concepts, principles and topics of sociology. The theoretical foundations of modern sociology are examined through the works of such social theorists as Karl Marx, Emile Durkheim and Max Weber, in addition to the contemporary theoretical perspectives of functionalism, feminism, conflict theory and symbolic interactionism. The course also examines a range of sociological topics and concepts including research methods, culture, socialization, social stratification, deviance and crime, race and ethnicity, sex and gender, health and healthcare, work and the economy, and populations.

This course is offered in the following programs:
Comprehensive Arts & Science (CAS) Transfer: College-University