Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-809-196 026103 Intro to Sociology
Outline of Instruction
|10-809-196 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY ...the nature and variety of groups; inequality, race and ethnicity; family, population, social integration, and change; collective behavior; politics, economics, religion, education, and the effects of technology. (Prerequisite: A placement value of 6200; OR Accuplacer Rdg score greater/equal to 55 AND Sentence Skills greater/equal to 60; OR ACT Rdg score greater/equal to 16 AND English greater/equal to 15; OR 10-831-107, College Reading and Writing with a B or better)|
Prior Learning Assessments
Describe sociological perspectives related to current issues, problems, and/or institutions
Analyze the importance of culture within societies
Summarize the influence of socialization on human behavior
Analyze the power of groups to influence behavior.
Assess the consequences of social, racial, ethnic, gender, age, sexual orientation, and other inequities
Evaluate the impact of global/international changes (environment, technology, population, etc.) on society.
Analyze how institutions (economy, family, religion, political systems, and education, etc.) function in society.
Assess the impact of social stratification.
Apply sociological perspectives related to current issues, problems, and/or institutions