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SOC 1101 Introduction to Sociology

A critical analysis of contemporary American society with review of major sociological theories, research methods, culture, socialization, groups, social structure, social institutions, deviance, social inequalities, social processes and social change.

Prerequisites: DEV 0015

Course Outcomes
  • Apply the sociological perspective and differentiate among the major social theories (functionalist, conflict, symbolic interactionist).
  • Evaluate the ways in which sociologists gather, interpret, and evaluate data, including both quantitative and qualitative methodologies.
  • Analyze and interpret the universal elements of social change including urbanization, collective behavior, social movements, population, technology and the environment.
  • Analysis of the major social institutions, such as marriage, family, religion, politics, economics, education and health care.
  • Interpret statistical tables, graphs, and charts as they apply to an analysis of social data. Calculate and interpret the measures of central tendency as a means of processing data sets.
  • Evaluate the impact of the elements of culture and socialization on shaping human behavior and world view.
  • Analyze the elements of social structure and the organization of society.
  • Analyze the major theories of crime, deviance, and systems of social control.
  • Compare and contrast global systems of stratification by class, race, ethnicity, gender and age.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Sociology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 12, Rm 364
Faculty: Sellassie
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MW from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 100
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MW from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 100
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 12, Rm 364
Faculty: Frost
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 5
Meets: TTH from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 105
Open Seats: 5
Meets: TTH from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 105
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 12, Rm 364
Faculty: Frost
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TTH from 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 106
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TTH from
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 106
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 12, Rm 364
Faculty: Gish
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: Must register for SCC 1101 503
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from 12:30PM to 1:40PM
Section: 107
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from
12:30PM to 1:40PM
Section: 107
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 12, Rm 364
Faculty: Gish
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 5
Meets: MW from 2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 109
Open Seats: 5
Meets: MW from
2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: 109
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 12, Rm 364
Faculty: Bakkum
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 2
Meets: TH from 5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: YN0
Open Seats: 2
Meets: TH from
5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: YN0
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Irvin
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 2
Meets: W from 11:00AM to 1:40PM
Section: VY0
Open Seats: 2
Meets: W from
11:00AM to 1:40PM
Section: VY0
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Hall
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 6
Meets: T from 2:00PM to 4:40PM
Section: VY1
Open Seats: 6
Meets: T from
2:00PM to 4:40PM
Section: VY1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Frost
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 4
Section: 500
Open Seats: 4
Section: 500
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Bakkum
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 501
Open Seats: 3
Section: 501
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Gish
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 503
Open Seats: 3
Section: 503
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Frost
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 2
Section: 504
Open Seats: 2
Section: 504
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Moore
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 505
Open Seats: 3
Section: 505
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Stevens
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 506
Open Seats: 3
Section: 506
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Beranek
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 2
Section: 507
Open Seats: 2
Section: 507
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Beranek
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 4
Section: 508
Open Seats: 4
Section: 508
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Speice
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 4
Section: 509
Open Seats: 4
Section: 509
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Hall
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 10
Section: 510
Open Seats: 10
Section: 510
Face to Face
Courseview Campus Center (Mason)
Mason Bldg A, Rm 107
Faculty: Irvin
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 15
Meets: MW from 2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: M01
Open Seats: 15
Meets: MW from
2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: M01
Blended Learning
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 111
Faculty: Bakkum
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 14
Meets: T from 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: CY1
Open Seats: 14
Meets: T from
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: CY1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Clayton
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 5A0
Open Seats: 3
Section: 5A0
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Clayton
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 2
Section: 5A1
Open Seats: 2
Section: 5A1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Gish
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 5
Section: 5B2
Open Seats: 5
Section: 5B2
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Madison Correctional
Faculty: Gregory
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Two or more courses taken together with shared content. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Open Seats: 22
Meets: W from 8:00AM to 10:40AM
Section: 605
Open Seats: 22
Meets: W from
8:00AM to 10:40AM
Section: 605
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Madison Correctional
Faculty: Gregory
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Two or more courses taken together with shared content. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Open Seats: 22
Meets: W from 8:00AM to 10:40AM
Section: 606
Open Seats: 22
Meets: W from
8:00AM to 10:40AM
Section: 606
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Ross Correctional Institution
Faculty: Clark
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Open Seats: 18
Meets: S from 9:00AM to 11:40AM
Section: 611
Open Seats: 18
Meets: S from
9:00AM to 11:40AM
Section: 611
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Trumball Correctional Camp Institution
Faculty: Fleck
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Open Seats: 19
Meets: M from 12:30PM to 3:10PM
Section: 613
Open Seats: 19
Meets: M from
12:30PM to 3:10PM
Section: 613
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Trumbull Correctional Institute
Faculty: Fleck
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Open Seats: 15
Meets: M from 12:30PM to 3:10PM
Section: 614
Open Seats: 15
Meets: M from
12:30PM to 3:10PM
Section: 614
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Correctional Reception Center
Faculty: Sloss
Term: Spring 2024
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Two or more courses taken together with shared content. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Correctional Facility Institutions
Open Seats: 21
Meets: F from 5:30PM to 8:10PM
Section: 601
Open Seats: 21
Meets: F from
5:30PM to 8:10PM
Section: 601