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National College Credit Recommendation Service
Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Introduction to Sociology (SOC101)
Classroom: 39 hours (13 weeks); Distance/Hybrid: Varies.
Traditional classroom-based offered at Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations. Distance learning and hybrid options available.
September 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Traditional classroom model
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: contrast the sociological perspective with that of other social science disciplines; explain the sociological processes of social organization, socialization, conformity and deviance, social stratification, bureaucratization, discrimination, collective behavior, and social change; apply sociological theories and methods; and identify the critical social institutions of human societies and describe their functions, patterns of organization, and differential treatment of individuals and groups.
Topics include the nature and perspectives of sociology; methods of sociological research; organization of social life; socialization; groups; social stratification; deviance and social control; racial and cultural minorities; formal organizations; collective behavior and social movements; role, position, and identity, and social change.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Sociology (2/11) (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).