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Viewing: SOC 2169 : Urban Sociology

Last approved: Wed, 21 Oct 2015 08:53:36 GMT

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Programs referencing this course
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
SOC
2169
Urban Sociology
Urban Sociology
Fall 2015
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
SOC 1001 or SOC 1002
Corequisites

30

Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
Yes
 
SOC 2169W - Urban Sociology
No
Fee Type


No


Analysis of the city from a sociological perspective. Topics include the social change and inequality associated with urban growth, neighborhood change, and suburbanization; residential segregation; the issue of whether community exists in cities; urban poverty and homelessness.
This course is designed to focus on the development of skills and competencies that will help students to:  Apply a sociological perspective, built upon an understanding of complex sociological constructs and theories to various areas of urban life.  Apply social science concepts to important public policy issues.  Articulate sociologically informed opinions and arguments concerning social
Uploaded a Course Syllabus

Course Attribute
CCAS-Amer.Studies Focus Area 3
CCAS-Amer.Studies Focus Area 5
Gen Ed: Social Science
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
CCAS - GPAC: Local/Civil Engage
Sustainability Track B
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives

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