SRJC Course Outlines

4/17/2024 2:59:21 AMSOC 1 Course Outline as of Fall 1981

New Course (First Version)

Discipline and Nbr:  SOC 1Title:  INTRODUCTION  
Full Title:  Introduction to Sociology
Last Reviewed:11/13/2023

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled3.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled52.50
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled05 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total52.50
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  105.00Total Student Learning Hours: 157.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
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Catalog Description:
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Human social behavior is explored from the point of view of several different levels of analysis.  These levels range from face to face social interaction in groups and institutions to American society, Western Civilization, and the World as a whole.  This exploration is accomplished through the use of lecture, small group interaction, films, video tapes, and guest speakers.


Recommended Preparation:
Eligibility for ENGL 100A or ENGL 100.

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Social behavior is examined from face-to-face interactions to nationstates in the world.
(Grade or P/NP)

Recommended:Eligibility for ENGL 100A or ENGL 100.
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;UC.
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP


Associate Degree:Effective:Fall 1981
Social and Behavioral Sciences
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 DSocial ScienceFall 2011
 D0Sociology and Criminology  
 DSocial ScienceFall 2010Fall 2011
 D0Sociology and Criminology  
 D1Anthropology and Archeology  
 DSocial ScienceFall 1981Fall 2010
 D1Anthropology and Archeology  
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 4Social and Behavioral ScienceFall 1981
 4JSociology and Criminology  
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:
UC Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:
 CID Descriptor: SOCI 110 Introduction to Sociology SRJC Equivalent Course(s): SOC1

Certificate/Major Applicable: Not Certificate/Major Applicable


Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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  Students completing this course will be able to understand,
 analyze, and demonstrate knowledge in the following areas.

Topics and Scope
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  1.  The Historical Development of Sociology.
 2.  Sociological Methods.
 3.  The Nature of Social Interaction.
 4.  The Social Self.
 5.  Social Class.
 6.  Bureaucracy.
 7.  Social Institutions.
         a. family
         b. education
         c. politics
         d. religion
         e. economics
 8.  America in the context of the world community.

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  Students enrolled in this class will be evaluated through written
 term or other papers and multiple choice and/or essay type
 examinations.  The course will require a minimum of 2 hours
 reading and/or written assignments for each 1 hour of class

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
10 - 25%
Essay exams, Term papers
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
0 - 0%
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
0 - 0%
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
75 - 90%
Multiple choice
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%

Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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  Robertson, Ian
   1987, SOCIOLOGY. Worth Pub.
 Stark, Rodney
   1987, SOCIOLOGY. Wadsworth Pub.
 Conklin, John
   1987, SOCIOLOGY. Macmillan.

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