Courses and Programs

Sociology for Fall 2017

SOCI1000
Introduction to Sociology


CRN: 67188
Instructor(s): Murphy, Terry James


Description
Introduction to Sociology is an introduction to the concepts, principles, and topics of Sociology. This course is a prerequisite to most departmental courses. CR: the former SOCI 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI1000
Introduction to Sociology


CRN: 51016
Instructor(s): Cohen, Linda Ann


Description
Introduction to Sociology is an introduction to the concepts, principles, and topics of Sociology. This course is a prerequisite to most departmental courses. CR: the former SOCI 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI1000
Introduction to Sociology


CRN: 65456
Instructor(s): Murphy, Terry James


Description
Introduction to Sociology is an introduction to the concepts, principles, and topics of Sociology. This course is a prerequisite to most departmental courses. CR: the former SOCI 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI2100
Social Inequalities


CRN: 66036
Instructor(s): Power, Nicole


Description
Introduction to Sociology is an introduction to the concepts, principles, and topics of Sociology. This course is a prerequisite to most departmental courses. CR: the former SOCI 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI2120
Technology and Society


CRN: 50013
Instructor(s): Ripley, Paul


Description
Technology and Society is an examination of the role of technology in society and society's role in shaping technology. Topics may include the emergence of modern technological society, the impact of new technologies on social organization and culture, and the institutionalization of science and the production of scientific knowledge. The course also explores the ideological functions of science and technology.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI2270
Families


CRN: 59564
Instructor(s): Cohen, Linda Ann


Description
Families (same as the former Sociology/Anthropology 2270 and the former Anthropology 2270) is a comparative and historical study of the family, and the range of variation in its processes and structure. CR: the former Sociology/Anthropology 2270, the former Anthropology 2270

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI2300
Criminological Inquiry


CRN: 67194
Instructor(s): Keown, Leslie-Anne


Description
Criminological Inquiry introduces students to sociological models for understanding the phenomenon of “crime.” As a background for developing theory, this course will familiarize students with the problems inherent in defining what it is we mean by “crime.” Once the underlying premises of the theories are tackled, students critically examine each theoretical perspective with a focus on assessing the validity of the approach, and how the theory works to guide public policy. CO: SOCI 1000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI2300
Criminological Inquiry


CRN: 61049
Instructor(s): Hall, Alan


Description
Criminological Inquiry introduces students to sociological models for understanding the phenomenon of “crime.” As a background for developing theory, this course will familiarize students with the problems inherent in defining what it is we mean by “crime.” Once the underlying premises of the theories are tackled, students critically examine each theoretical perspective with a focus on assessing the validity of the approach, and how the theory works to guide public policy. CO: SOCI 1000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI3150
Classical Social Theory


CRN: 62760
Instructor(s): Stanbridge, Karen


Description
Classical Social Theory is an introduction to the work of major 19th and early 20th-century social theorists including Marx, Durkheim, and Weber. PR: SOCI 1000 or the former 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI3290
Deviance


CRN: 51019
Instructor(s): Micucci, Anthony


Description
Deviance examines major sociological theories and methodological techniques central to the study of deviance and crime. The distribution, attributes and explanations of a variety of forms of deviance are examined, which may include violence, sexual deviance, delinquency, addiction, mental disorder, theft, organized crime, political deviance and corporate deviance. PR: SOCI 1000 or the former 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SOCI3290
Deviance


CRN: 64338
Instructor(s): Temple Newhook, Julia


Description
Deviance examines major sociological theories and methodological techniques central to the study of deviance and crime. The distribution, attributes and explanations of a variety of forms of deviance are examined, which may include violence, sexual deviance, delinquency, addiction, mental disorder, theft, organized crime, political deviance and corporate deviance. PR: SOCI 1000 or the former 2000

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

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