Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: SOC                                     Course Number: 302                                    
Course Title: Social Problems
Subject: Sociology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course surveys how undesirable social conditions like poverty, inequality, racism, sexism, corruption, pollution, and overpopulation come to be defined or ignored as social problems. Reviews the wide variety of possible solutions to these social problems proposed by different interest groups and social movements.

Prerequisite: ENG 102, SOC 101 and junior standing or above.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: