2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

SOCI 360 Sociology Of Cities

SOC 360 Sociology of Cities Three Credits ( CC ) This course allows students to study the city as a unique form of social organization and as the highest and most complex product of human civilization. Students will learn about the historical development of cities in global perspective, about the current state of urban affairs, and about the complex interdependencies of ecological, economic, and social systems. One field trip to a nearby city will allow students to see urban systems in action. Meets the general education cross-cultural requirement. Prerequisite: SOC 101, 112, PSY 101, or SWK 205. (Offered fall semester every three years.)