2021-2022 Catalog

SOC 243 Peoples and Cultures of the World in Sociological Perspective

From India to Celtic Ireland, from the coast of West Africa to the hills of Tennessee, this course will explore ethnic identities, traditions, and cultural practices of living communities in the United States and the World. Examine sociological questions and social patterns that influence our society, and discover practical tools to increase success in working with future clients, customers, patients, or students from diverse ethnic/racial and social backgrounds. The course is designed to build sociological skills to enhance professional encounters in the multi-ethnic, ever-changing world of diverse careers, whether we engage in business, criminal justice, education, healthcare, psychology, or athletics.