Sociology Course Descriptions

319: Sex and Gender. (4) 

A historical and cultural exploration of the socialization patterns, roles and social expectations, organizational, institutional, and aging experiences of women and men in American society.

229: Courtship and Marriage. (4) 

Dating and mate selection. Expectations in marriage. Marital adjustments. Communication in marriage and in the family.

329: Family and Society. (4) 

Historical development of the family as a social institution. Intergenerational and cross-cultural relationships. The family as an agency of social control. Social change. Disorganization and reorganization processes.