SOC 102 Contemporary Social Problems

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Examines pressing social problems. Issues considered may include economic inequality, racism, sexism, ageism, environmental abuse, unequal educational opportunities, drug abuse, crime, and others. Application of theory and research findings will focus on strategies for prevention and institutions designed to solve social problems.

Prerequisite(s): ENG 151 or equivalent (may be taken concurrently)

General Education: Social Science