|1. Description - |
|A seminar in directed readings, discussions and projects in Sociology. Specific topics to be determined by the instructor.|
|Prerequisite: Honors Institute participant.|
|Advisory: Not open to students with credit in SOC 34 or 34H.|
|2. Course Objectives - |
|The student will be able to: |
- analyze the topic in a skillful and thorough manner.
- discuss the topic critically with instructor and other students.
- explain the importance of the topic to the discipline.
- improve research and/or information gathering assessment ability.
|3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment - |
|4. Course Content (Body of knowledge) - |
- Readings, discussion, and critical analysis of the various topics.
- Use of primary, secondary and other important monographs as appropriate.
|5. Repeatability - Moved to header area.|
|6. Methods of Evaluation - |
|Evaluation of class participation and examinations of readings. |
|7. Representative Text(s) - |
|As appropriate to topic. |
|8. Disciplines - |
|9. Method of Instruction - |
|Lecture, discussion, oral presentations, group project work. |
|10. Lab Content - |
|Not applicable. |
|11. Honors Description - No longer used. Integrated into main description section.|
|12. Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments - |
- College level readings from primary and secondary sources of approximately 50-100 pages per week.
- College level writing assignments based on primary and secondary source reflection and / or analysis.
|13. Need/Justification - |
|This course is a restricted support course for the AA degree in Sociology. |