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SOCY 101 - Introductory Sociology

Class Session: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - Friday, December 08, 2017

Credit: 3 semester hours of undergraduate credit

Instructor: Barry Markovsky


Course Description

An introduction to sociological facts and principles: an analysis of group-making processes and products.


On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information

There will be four mandatory on campus meetings on Wednesdays from 7:00pm - 9:15pm. Dates: August 30, September 27, October 25, December 6. Location: Sloan College room 105.


Course Delivery Type

A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.

(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).


Course Materials

Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.


Information is accurate as of November 24, 2017, 6:22 am (Subject to change)



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