Online Courses


1021E - Introduction to SociologySOC 1021E will be offered in 2020-2021

This course will cover the same material as Sociology 1020, but will also provide students with the opportunity to enhance their essay-writing skills while pursuing a project or projects involving sociological analysis.
2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 1020, Sociology 1020W/X, Sociology 1025A/B, Sociology 1026F/G, Sociology 1027A/B

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall-Winter 1021E-001
Class No 1718
Lauren Barr W 10:30 am - 12:30 pm online

1026F/G - Controversies in Sociology

Conceptions of ourselves and society are often based on taken-for-granted meanings. This course critically analyzes these meanings in order to disclose what likely are their underlying economic, political, religious, educational and gender/sexual themes.
3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 1020, Sociology 1020W/X, Sociology 1021E.

2140 - Social ProblemsSOC 2140 will be offered in 2020-2021

Survey of issues and theories in the study of social problems with particular attention to contemporary Canadian society.
2 lecture hours, 1.0 course.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall-Winter 2140-001
Class No 1789
Gale Cassidy online pdf outline

2144A/B - Sociology of EducationSOC 2144 will be offered in 2020-2021

A comprehensive study of educational institutions in modern society.
2 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Winter 2144B-001
Class No 3464
Lauren Barr

2228A/B - Social Inequality in CanadaSOC 2228 will be offered in 2020-2021

A study of the causes and consequences of the unequal distribution of prestige, power and wealth and of the ideologies used to defend and criticize inequality. This course focuses on inequality within Canadian society and its institutions.
3 hours, 0.5 course.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 2239.

Prerequisite(s): 1.0 from: Sociology 1020, Sociology 1021E, Sociology 1025A/B, Sociology 1026F/G, Sociology 1027A/B.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall 2228A-001
Class No 5557
Tess Hooks online pdf outline
Winter 2228B-650
Class No 5725
Tess Hooks online

2233 - Social PsychologySOC 2233 will be offered in 2020-2021

An analysis of the theories and research of human conduct in social settings.
3 lecture hours, 1.0 course.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 2234E.

Prerequisite(s): 1.0 from: Sociology 1020, Sociology 1021E, Sociology 1025A/B, Sociology 1026F/G, Sociology 1027A/B.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall-Winter 2233-650
Class No 3079
Suzanne Ricard

2240E - Survey of Sociological TheorySOC 2240 will be offered in 2020-2021

A survey of sociological theory from the historical roots of social science to the present.
3 hours, 1.0 course.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 2270A/B and Sociology 2271A/B.

Prerequisite(s): At least 60% in 1.0 from: Sociology 1020, Sociology 1021E, Sociology 1025A/B, Sociology 1026F/G, Sociology 1027A/B.

Extra Information: Note for Main campus: Sociology 2240E or Sociology 2270A/B and Sociology 2271A/B are mandatory for students registered in Yr 2 of an Honours Specialization offered through the Dept. of Sociology.

 

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall-Winter 2240E-650
Class No 6782
Amanda Zavitz

2247A/B - Sociology of Health CareSOC 2247 will be offered in 2020-2021

This course examines how health care in Canada is related to social processes and social structure. We will investigate how the health care system in Canada is organized to respond to health and illness. Various occupations within the health care division of labour will be studied. This will be followed by an examination of key institutions involved in the provision of health care, both public and private. Finally, the role of the state in the health care system and various strategies of health reform will be examined.
3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

Antirequisite(s): Sociology 2245.

Prerequisite(s): 1.0 from: Sociology 1020, Sociology 1021E, Sociology 1025A/B, Sociology 1026F/G, Sociology 1027A/B.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Winter 2247B-001
Class No 12096
Lauren Barr

2266A/B - An Introduction to CriminologySOC 2266 will be offered in 2020-2021

The sociological aspects of crime in Canada. The measurement patterns, causes and social explanations of criminal behavior will be examined.
3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

Prerequisite(s): 1.0 from: Sociology 1020, Sociology 1021E, Sociology 1025A/B, Sociology 1026F/G, Sociology 1027A/B.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall 2266A-650
Class No 6245
Lisa Lyons online pdf outline
Winter 2266B-001
Class No 6244
Lisa Lyons online

2267A/B - Youth in Conflict with the LawSOC 2267 will be offered in 2020-2021

This course will review sociological perspectives on youth criminal offending and on the legal and moral regulation of youth. Canadian social policies with respect to the criminal behaviour of young persons will also be examined.
3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

Prerequisite(s): Sociology 2266A/B.

Scheduled this year:

Term

Course Number

Instructor

Time & Location

Outline

Fall 2267A-001
Class No 12067
Lisa Lyons online pdf outline
Winter 2267B-650
Class No 6246
Lisa Lyons