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WHY STUDY SOCIOLOGY AT NC?

As a sociology major, students will have the opportunity to learn how humans behave and interact in groups like families or religious organizations. Students will also learn how one’s position in the larger society shapes life experiences throughout one’s life cycle.

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Course Descriptions

SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology

The scientific study of human society, including ways in which groups, social institutions, and individuals affect each other. Causes of social stability and social change are explored through the application of various theoretical perspectives, key concepts, and related research methods of sociology. Analysis of social issues in their institutional context may include topics such as social stratification, gender, race/ethnicity, and deviance. 

 

SOCI 1306 Social Problems

Application of sociological principles and theoretical perspectives to major social problems in contemporary society such as inequality, crime and violence, substance abuse, environmental issues, deviance, or family problems. Recommended prerequisite: SOCI 1301. 

 

SOCI 2301 Marriage & The Family

Sociological and theoretical analysis of the structures and functions of the family, the varied cultural patterns of the American family, and the relationships that exist among the individuals within the family, as well as the relationships that exist between the family and other institutions in society.

 

SOCI 2319 Minority Studies

This course studies minority-majority group relations addressing their historical cultural social economic and institutional development in the United States. Both sociological and social psychological levels of analysis will be employed to discuss issues including experiences of minority groups within the context of their cultural heritage and tradition as well as that of the dominant culture. Core concepts to be examined include (but are not limited to) social inequality dominance/subordination prejudice and discrimination. Particular minority groups discussed may include those based on poverty race/ethnicity gender sexual orientation age disability or religion. Recommended prerequisite: SOCI 1301.

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Corsicana  |  Midlothian

DEGREE PLANS OFFERED
Sociology (AS)60 credit hours

NEXT TERM: SPRING 16-WEEK & 1st 8-WEEK

November 6 - January 10Registration
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January 16 - 17Late Registration
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January 16Classes start
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Have transfer credits from another college or university? Send your official transcript(s) to the Office of Admissions & Records at 3200 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110

ACCREDITATION
Navarro College is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees; approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; and is a member of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the American Association of Community Colleges.
PROGRAM CONTACT INFORMATION

Office of Executive Dean, Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7316

Dean’s Office, Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7496

Department Chair, Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7405

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