Academic Catalogs

Sociology (SOC)

SOC G1003 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Introduction To Sociology  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Recommended for every student interested in human behavior, social interrelationships and group organization, foundations of society, culture, social differentiation and social institutions. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: SOCI 110.

SOC G1103 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Introduction To Marriage And The Family  
Advisory: SOC G100.

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

An introduction to the dynamics of marriage patterns, divorce and family life, including an analysis of interpersonal attraction, mate selection, marriage, parenthood, changing male and female roles and patterns of interaction within the family. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: SOCI 130.

SOC G1113 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Introduction to Social Justice  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is an applied study to race and ethnicity in the United States. We will examine social justice movements in relation to ethnic and racial groups to better understand the complex socio-economic, cultural and political conditions among key social groups. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: SJS 110.

SOC G1333 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Racial And Ethnic Relations In America  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

A social profile of major American racial/ethnic groups. A special examination of the problems of minority assimilation into an otherwise open society and culture. Graded. C-ID: SOCI 150.

SOC G1343 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Introduction To Chicano Studies  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

An overview of the Chicano historical experience and of social development in the U.S. The course will survey the Chicano culture, customs, politics, labor conflict, immigration patterns, achievements and contributions to the American Southwest. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

SOC G1603 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Sociology of Criminology  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Sociological analysis of crime, criminal behavior, and the criminal justice system. Explores the history and social construction of crime and criminality and examines the definition of crime and its violations as well as the laws and methods used to control criminal behavior. Discuss measurement of crime and basic theoretical explanations of criminal behavior. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. C-ID: SOCI 160.

SOC G1853 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Analysis of Social Problems  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Formerly: SOC G150 – Social Trend and Problems. American social problems, value systems within which problems develop industrialization, population, crime and delinquency, family, race relations, education, health care, drugs and alcohol and violence. Graded. C-ID: SOCI 115.