Marymount University

Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17

SOC 131 Principles of Sociology

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the discipline of sociology and explore the impact of social forces on everyday life. Students observe patterns of social behavior, consider how relationships among groups affect life chances; and explore the importance of culture and social institutions. Sociological insights are critical for an appreciation of diversity, and to foster critical thinking. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: GP, SS-1. (3)

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Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17

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