Courses & Programs

Race and Ethnicity [B]

COURSE CODE: SOC 220

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: SOC 110

The relationships among different racial and ethnic groups and the dominant culture in the United States from a socio-historical perspective. Particular attention will be given to such concepts as dominant-minority group relations, racism, discrimination, ethnicity, immigration, assimilation, and pluralism. Some of the groups analyzed are African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, Jewish-Americans, Asian-Americans, and Native Americans. Prerequisite: SOC 110