SOC 420: Social Problems and Their Impact on the Workplace

Discipline: Sociology

Credit Hours: 3

This course presents an analysis of major contemporary social problems, especially in the United States. Particular attention is given to the problems of poverty, racism, sexism, drug and alcohol abuse, and illiteracy, and their impact on the contemporary workplace. Consideration is given to diverse sociological perspectives regarding the causes, consequences, and solutions to these problems.(Offered online)

Upcoming Offerings


Term Section - Professor Day(s) Times
Fall 2014 1 - Athena Elafros MWF 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM Books
OL118 - Patrice Joslin - Books
OM030 - Robert Dischner R 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books
OM032 - Chad Sheehan T 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books
OM033 - Kimberly DeRuby W 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books
OM034 - Jason Monahan W 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books

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