ENC0025 Developmental Writing II and
REA0017 Developmental Reading II
|Corequisites:||There are no corequisites for this course.|
FA, SP, SU – Sociology is the systematic study of human group dynamics. As such, this introductory course will cover the theoretical foundations of sociology and their application to modern society. Some topics covered include: race and ethnicity, gender and age inequalities, globalization, education, political structures, and economic systems. The course invites students to view and analyze their social world from new and exciting perspectives. Meets A.A. general education, Social Sciences.
|Supplemental Materials:||Additional materials may be assigned by the instructor to supplement the required materials. -->|
|Special Requirements:||There is a fee for distance learning classes.|
|Program Learning Outcomes:||
I. Critical Thinking: Students evaluate the validity of their own and others’ ideas through questioning, analyzing, and synthesizing results into the learning process. II. Communication: Students develop effective reading, writing, speaking, or listening skills. V. Cultural Literacy: Students evaluate issues relevant to cultural diversity and culturally diverse populations.
|Course Learning Outcomes:||
Upon successful completion of SYG 2000, students will 1.Illustrate how the sociological imagination and sociological concepts apply to their lives; 2.Compare and contrast basic theoretical orientations in sociology; 3.Interpret sociological research methods and results to identify correlation and causation; 4.Identify how the self develops socially, recognizing the connections between culture and the individual; and 5.Describe the influences and interconnections of social structure, social forces and technology.
|Methods of Evaluation:||
Evaluation of student progress towards achieving the stated learning outcomes and performance objectives is the responsibility of the instructor, within the polices of the college and the department. Detailed explanation is included in the expanded syllabus developed by the instructor for each section being taught.
|Flexibility:||It is the intention of the instructor to accomplish the objectives specified in the course syllabus. However, circumstances may arise which prohibit the fulfilling of this endeavor. Therefore, this syllabus is subject to change. When possible, students will be notified of any change in advance of its occurrence.|
|Student Email Accounts||Pensacola State College provides an institutional email account to all credit students. Pirate Mail is the official method of communication, and students must use Pirate Mail when communicating with the College. In cases where companion software is used for a particular class, emails may be exchanged between instructor and student using the companion software.|
|Note:||For students with a disability that falls under the Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, it is the responsibility of the student to notify Student Resource Center for ADA Services to discuss any special needs or equipment necessary to accomplish the requirements for this course. Upon completion of registration with the Student Resource Center for ADA Services office, specific arrangements can be discussed with the instructor.|