SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology

A general study of people in society, with emphasis upon nature of culture, social institutions, social interaction, and social units, and the influence on the individual. An overview of sociological concepts and perspectives is also presented.

Augusta
25021 M 04:00PM-06:45PM McLaren 3
25019 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Cook 3
25020 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Lake-Corral 3
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
26108 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Schlenker 3

Bangor
25029 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Staff 3
(VC Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
26111 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Schlenker 3
(VC Receive Class)
26269 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Giroux 3

Rockland
24871 M 09:00AM-11:45AM Cook 3

 

Rumford/Mexico
(VC Receive Class)
30755 M 1:00-3:45PM Giroux 3

 

Saco/Biddeford
(VC Broadcast Class)
26266 M 01:00PM-03:45PM Giroux 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
W 01:00PM-03:45PM Schlenker 3

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26113 Bath/Brunswick

28865 Bethel

28866 Bucksport

28867 Deer Isle

28868 East Millinocket

28869 East Sullivan

28870 Ellsworth/Hancock

28871 Farmington

28872 Fort Kent

28873 Greenville

28874 Houlton

28864 Hutchinson Center

28875 Jay - Spruce Mountain Adult Ed

28876 Lewiston-Auburn

28877 Lincoln

28878 Machias

28880 Mount Desert

28881 Newport

28882 Presque Isle

28883 Rockland

28879 Rumford/Mexico

28884 Saco/Biddeford

28885 Sanford

28886 Sherman Station

28887 Skowhegan

28888 South Paris

28889 Wiscasset

 

WEB
25452 Schlenker 3
30754 Schlenker 3


Video Conference
M 01:00PM-03:45PM Giroux 3
30314 East Millinocket

26268 Ellsworth/Hancock
26267 South Paris

SOC 201 Social Problems

An analysis of representative contemporary problems facing American society, emphasizing the causes which arise from cultural patterns and social change, and a discussion of possible solutions. Prerequisite: SOC 101

Augusta
25023 T 04:00PM-06:45PM Corral 3
25022 W 09:00AM-11:45AM McLaren 3

Bangor
25030 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Staff 3

Bath/Brunswick
24719 M 09:00AM-11:45AM Lake-Corral 3

SOC 315 Sociology of Deviance

A consideration of the origins and causes of socially disapproved behavior, a concentration of the process involved in becoming deviant as well as society?s attempt at interpreting and coping with deviance. Object of course is to have the student acquire sufficient knowledge of deviant behavior for future analysis and possible application. Prerequisite: SOC101

Augusta
25024 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Lake-Corral 3

SOC 316 Criminology

(This course is cross listed with JUS 316.) Designed to enhance student awareness and comprehension of social and cultural factors in the causation of crime and juvenile delinquency. A review and analysis of recent theories and research findings, a theoretical venture in applied sociology. Prerequisite: SOC 101 and SOC 201

WEB
25453 Cook 3

 

SOC 360 Sociology of the Family

The course represents an examination of the family cycle and the sociology of the family, especially as it pertains to the American situation. Emphasis is placed upon cross-cultural, historical, and theoretical analysis of the family as a social institution. Prerequisite: SOC101

WEB
25456 Schlenker 3

SOC 475 Analyzing Social Media

This course is a venue for learning and deploying research techniques in social media, the online systems for collaborative association and communication. The kinds of interaction and communities made possible by different forms of social media are explored. Skills are developed for measuring social media use and determining when online objectives have been met. Prerequisite: COM/SOC 375 and SSC 320. Credit Hours: 3. (Cross-listed with COM 475)

WEB
25458 Cook 3