Course List

Global HIV/AIDS -

HNRS 260SO G1

Instructor: Dr. Shannon L. Anderson
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the social sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to a topic. The course seeks to develop students' critical thinking skills through the exploration and application of social scientific methods. Individual sections will be taught in a particular discipline. Includes an engagement component that reaches beyond the classroom. Open to Honors students or non-Honors students with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 260 and INQ 260 from the same discipline.)

Introduction to Sociology -

SOCI 101 D

Instructor: Dr. Shannon L. Anderson
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of sociolog y with an emphasis on the study of socia l groups and how they influence human be havior and society. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Research Methods -

SOCI 251 A

Instructor: Dr. Shannon L. Anderson
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 106
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SOCI-101 and one 200-level sociology course, or ENVI-250

Catalog Description:

An examination of the research techniqu es used by sociologists. Attention is gi ven to research design, survey research, sampling, field research, experimental research, and the ethics of research. Un derstanding the basics of research and m astery of research skills are both empha sized. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.