Courses & Programs

Sociology of the Family [B]

COURSE CODE: SOC 235

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: SOC 110

This course provides a sociological framework for understanding families in our society. The course will examine the dynamic nature of family in contemporary and historical contexts. Students will be encouraged to explore the linkages between family relationships and the larger social conditions in which families develop. Special emphasis will be placed on the family as it intersects with economic, political, technological, social, and cultural influences. Prerequisite: SOC 110