SOCI 234 Current Social Problems

Study of sociological theories, concepts, and terminology to build insight into societal issues. Allows an understanding of social problems within the context of social groups and examines potential solutions. Topics addressed include the economy, overpopulation, health care, education, social class, poverty, race, gender, and the environment. The impact of social problems will be viewed in terms of individuals, groups, institutions, organizations, and society. Assists students to become more aware of issues of social justice and informing their view of the complexity of systemic societal problems.




Recommended: SOCI 204


School of Social Work and Sociology