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Course Details

Course Code: SOCI303 Course ID: 3695 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course examines the transition from social philosophy to sociology with special emphasis on the European theorists in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
08/31/20 - 01/29/21 02/01/21 - 03/28/21 Winter 2021 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/20 - 02/26/21 03/01/21 - 04/25/21 Winter 2021 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/20 - 04/02/21 04/05/21 - 05/30/21 Spring 2021 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/20 - 04/30/21 05/03/21 - 06/27/21 Spring 2021 Session I 8 Week session
12/28/20 - 06/04/21 06/07/21 - 08/01/21 Spring 2021 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

CO1: Examine the history of sociology.

CO2: Examine major sociological theories such as the conflict theory, feminism, functionalism and symbolic interactionism.

CO3: Demonstrate understanding of classical social theories.

CO4: Describe theoretical perspectives of classical social theorists.

CO5: Examine classical sociologist's theories and their work.

C6: Analyze contemporary society and social issues through the application of sociological perspectives.

Discussions:

Participation in classroom dialogue on threaded Discussions is required some weeks of class. Initial Discussion posts are due Thursdays, peer responses are due Sundays. Instructions and specific grading rubrics are found under the Discussions tab in our classroom.

Assignments
This course includes Assignments. Instructions and specific grading rubrics are found under the Assignments tab in our classroom.

Extra Credit:
Extra credit is not offered in this course.

Book Title: Classical Sociological Theory - e-book available in the APUS Online Library and in the classroom in the Lessons section
Author: Adams, Bert
Publication Info: Sage Lib
ISBN: 9780761987802


Book Title: Social Theory Re-Wired: New Connections to Classical and Contemporary Perspectives, 2nd ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library; Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
Author: Longhofer
Publication Info: Routledge
ISBN: 9781138015807


Book Title: Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*
Author:
Publication Info:
ISBN: ERESERVE NOTE

Book Title:Classical Sociological Theory - e-book available in the APUS Online Library and in the classroom in the Lessons section
ISBN:9780761987802
Publication Info:Sage Lib
Author:Adams, Bert
Unit Cost:$62.09
Book Title:Social Theory Re-Wired: New Connections to Classical and Contemporary Perspectives, 2nd ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library; Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:9781138015807
Publication Info:Routledge
Author:Longhofer
Unit Cost:$74.63
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.