Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

SOC 202 * ( SOC 2250) Social Problems (3)

Prerequisite(s): ENG 101, concurrent enrollment, or permission of instructor; and RDG 122 or exemption.

Recommended Preparation: SOC 101, PSY 101, or ANT 102.

Topics to be covered include issues, questions and problems affecting women, racial and ethnic minorities, families and the aged. In addition, inequalities dealing with social, educational and financial institutions will be covered. Also to be considered are problems of drug and alcohol use, physical and mental health care, crime and sexual differences. The course is designed to prepare students to assess social problems and propose resolutions in a logical and scientific manner.

3 hours lecture.

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