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Senior Capstone in Sociology

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H. Taylor

Course Long Title

Senior Capstone in Sociology


Sociology examines the causes and consequences of social behavior, providing the tools to understand the relationships between individual lives and larger social structures and inequalities. This course is a capstone reflection on the discipline of sociology and the application of the sociological imagination to understanding the world. This intensive culminating experience synthesizes and integrates materials from prior sociology courses as well as exposes students to current controversies in the discipline. Discussions focus on core sociological concepts, theories, and methods, applying them to different substantive areas in the field. Prerequisite(s): SOC 204 and 205.

Writing Credit

No writing credit

Class Restriction

Exclude First Years, Exclude Sophomores, Exclude Juniors

Offering Frequency

Normally offered every year