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Courses

Undergraduate students looking for a sociology course have a wealth of options that can satisfy multiple catalog requirements, including diversity credits and writing-enhanced curriculums. Whether you appreciate the anonymity of a large lecture hall or the intimacy of a smaller, discussion-based seminar, the department offers classes in multiple formats to meet your learning style.

Below is a list of courses offered by the sociology department in the present and upcoming semesters. Course descriptions in our ClassInfo database provide more in-depth information about courses, expectations, and workload to give you a realistic understanding about what you will experience in the course.

For a complete list of undergraduate courses and course descriptions, visit the University Catalog.

Fall 2017

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
SOC 1001Introduction to SociologySections [3]
SOC 1011VHonors: Introduction to SociologySections [1]
SOC 1101Law, Crime, & PunishmentSections [1]
SOC 1911Climate Change and SocietySections [1]
SOC 3101Sociological Perspectives on the Criminal Justice SystemSections [1]
SOC 3101HHonors: Sociological Perspectives on the Criminal Justice SystemSections [1]
SOC 3102Criminal Behavior and Social ControlSections [1]
SOC 3201Inequality: Introduction to StratificationSections [1]
SOC 3211WAmerican Race RelationsSections [1]
SOC 3215Supercapitalism: Labor, Consumption & the Environment in the New Globa...Sections [1]
SOC 3246Diseases, Disasters, & Other KillersSections [1]
SOC 3251WSociological Perspectives on Race, Class, and GenderSections [1]
SOC 3501Sociology of FamiliesSections [1]
SOC 3613VHonors: Stuffed and Starved: The Politics of EatingSections [1]
SOC 3613WStuffed and Starved: The Politics of EatingSections [1]
SOC 3701Social TheorySections [3]
SOC 3801Sociological Research MethodsSections [2]
SOC 3811Social StatisticsSections [1]
SOC 4090Topics in SociologySections [1]
SOC 4101VHonors: Sociology of LawSections [1]
SOC 4101WSociology of LawSections [1]
SOC 4102CriminologySections [1]
SOC 4102HHonors: CriminologySections [1]
SOC 4105Sociology of Punishment and CorrectionsSections [1]
SOC 4106Crime on TVSections [1]
SOC 4125Policing AmericaSections [1]
SOC 4141Juvenile DelinquencySections [1]
SOC 4141HHonors: Juvenile DelinquencySections [1]
SOC 4142Juvenile LawSections [1]
SOC 4161Criminal Law in American SocietySections [1]
SOC 4461Sociology of Ethnic and Racial ConflictSections [1]
SOC 4551Sociology of SexualitiesSections [1]
SOC 4966WMajor-Project SeminarSections [1]
SOC 4977VSenior Honors Proseminar ISections [1]

Spring 2018

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
SOC 1001Introduction to SociologySections [3]
SOC 1011VHonors: Introduction to SociologySections [1]
SOC 1101Law, Crime, & PunishmentSections [1]
SOC 3101Sociological Perspectives on the Criminal Justice SystemSections [1]
SOC 3101HHonors: Sociological Perspectives on the Criminal Justice SystemSections [1]
SOC 3102Criminal Behavior and Social ControlSections [1]
SOC 3211WAmerican Race RelationsSections [1]
SOC 3251WSociological Perspectives on Race, Class, and GenderSections [1]
SOC 3301WPolitics and SocietySections [1]
SOC 3412Social Networking: Theories and MethodsSections [1]
SOC 3412HHonors: Social Networking: Theories and MethodsSections [1]
SOC 3452Education and SocietySections [1]
SOC 3505Migrations: People in MotionSections [1]
SOC 3511World Population ProblemsSections [1]
SOC 3681Gender and the Family in the Islamic WorldSections [1]
SOC 3701Social TheorySections [3]
SOC 3801Sociological Research MethodsSections [1]
SOC 3811Social StatisticsSections [2]
SOC 4101VHonors: Sociology of LawSections [1]
SOC 4101WSociology of LawSections [1]
SOC 4104Crime and Human RightsSections [1]
SOC 4104HHonors: Crime and Human RightsSections [1]
SOC 4108Current Issues in Crime ControlSections [1]
SOC 4109Domestic Criminal ViolenceSections [1]
SOC 4111Deviant BehaviorSections [1]
SOC 4149KillingSections [1]
SOC 4162Criminal Procedure in American SocietySections [1]
SOC 4190Topics in Sociology With Law, Criminology, and Deviance EmphasisSections [1]
SOC 4246Sociology of Health and IllnessSections [1]
SOC 4305Environment & Society: An Enduring ConflictSections [1]
SOC 4411Terrorist Networks & Counterterror OrganizationsSections [1]
SOC 4411HHonors: Terrorist Networks & Counterterror OrganizationsSections [1]
SOC 4966WMajor-Project SeminarSections [2]
SOC 4978VSenior Honors Proseminar IISections [1]