Professor Katherine Darling is offering two new courses in the Fall semester! Register before May 15th to be entered into a raffle to win one FREE* course!
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.
SOC 240: Drugs & Society
This course examines the social realities of drug use and drug users within contemporary society and introduces social scientific theories and analyses of the criminalization, legalization and regulation of legal/illegal drug markets. Students will gain a multifaceted understanding of the social institutions, power inequalities and cultural norms that shape how people sell, buy and use cannabis, tobacco, alcohol, opioids, pharmaceuticals and other drugs.