Course List

Traveling w/o Leaving-Global -

INQ 260SO G1

Instructor: Dr. Meeta Mehrotra
Block: 1
Time: M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the social sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to atopic. The course seeks to develop students'critical thinking skills through the explorationand application of social scientific methods.Individual sections will be taught in aparticulardiscipline.

Introduction to Sociology -

SOCI 101 B

Instructor: Dr. Meeta Mehrotra
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 207
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of sociology with an emphasis on the study of social groups and how they influence human behavior and society. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Global Perspectives on Family -

SOCI 329 A

Instructor: Dr. Meeta Mehrotra
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 207
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: One 200-level SOCI course or permission

Catalog Description:

Family is often defined as a cultural universal;that is, it is an institution found in almost allsocieties, yet the forms it takes, its impact onthe individual and society, and its relationshipswith other social institutions vary. This coursetakes comparative and transnational approaches tounderstand the diversity in family patterns andpractices and how these are gendered around theworld. (1)