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CGCE Winter 2020 Course Offerings

Tentative Class Schedule for Winter 2020

Class Dates: January 6 - 17, 2020

Registration begins: November 4, 2019

Course information will be added as it becomes available

MOD=Mod Hall, WILSN=Wilson, BATES=-Bates, PAR=Parenzo, ELY=Ely, HMC=Horace Mann Center, WRWRD=Woodward Building

Courses marked with "PR" in the "Prereq" column have prerequisites that must be met before you may enroll.
Hover mouse pointer over Pre-req, Core and course numbers to see pre-reqs, core requirments fulfilled by the course
and course descriptions.

Last updated on Friday, January 3, 2020 11:11 AM

Art
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
ART 0100-550(10003)MATERIALS AND SAFEGUARDS IN ART(1.0 )01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEJ. Wainright
ART 0103-550(10004)DRAWING 1(3.0 )01/06-01/17Mon-Fri, 9:00-1:00PMDOWER-267F. Lund
ART 0104-550(10002)DESIGN FUNDAMENTALS(3.0 )
FULL
AAPP01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEJ. Wainright
ART 0108-550(10001)COMPUTER GRAPHICS I(3.0 )
FULL
AAPP01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEB. Keim
ART 0214-550(10005)DRAWING II(3.0 )01/06-01/17Mon-Fri, 9:00-1:00PMDOWER-267F. Lund
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Biology
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
BIOL 0104-550(10033)
BIOL 0104 Human Biology (4)
Human Biology introduces the structure and function of the human body. Students will study the major systems of the human body, including reproduction, digestion and nutrition, circulation, respiration, nervous and hormonal control and locomotion through examination of and non-invasive experimentation with their own bodies, computer simulations, reading and attending lecture/discussions.

* course has additional $10 lab fee
HUMAN BIOLOGY(4.0 )
FULL
LSCI12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINEK. McKeown
BIOL 0104-3-Week Course 12/30-1/17+Additional $10.00 Lab Fee
BIOL 0104-551(10034)
BIOL 0104 Human Biology (4)
Human Biology introduces the structure and function of the human body. Students will study the major systems of the human body, including reproduction, digestion and nutrition, circulation, respiration, nervous and hormonal control and locomotion through examination of and non-invasive experimentation with their own bodies, computer simulations, reading and attending lecture/discussions.

* course has additional $10 lab fee
HUMAN BIOLOGY(4.0 )
FULL
LSCI12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINEK. McKeown
BIOL 0104-3-Week Course 12/30-1/17+Additional $10.00 Lab Fee
BIOL 0106-550(10031)
BIOL 0106 Biology Today (4)
An introduction to the study of cells, cellular reproduction, inheritance and the gene, molecular genetics, and the development of organisms. Concentrates on human genetics and development. Investigates the role of biotechnology in genetics and development.

* course has additional $10 lab fee
BIOLOGY TODAY(4.0 )LSCI12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINED. Christensen
BIOL 0106-3-Week Course 12/30-1/17+Additional $10.00 Lab Fee
BIOL 0106-551(10032)
BIOL 0106 Biology Today (4)
An introduction to the study of cells, cellular reproduction, inheritance and the gene, molecular genetics, and the development of organisms. Concentrates on human genetics and development. Investigates the role of biotechnology in genetics and development.

* course has additional $10 lab fee
BIOLOGY TODAY(4.0 )LSCI12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINED. Christensen
BIOL 0106-3-Week Course 12/30-1/17+Additional $10.00 Lab Fee
BIOL 0279-550(10037)
BIOL 0279 Topics in Environmental Studies (1-4)
A field-oriented investigation of one or more ecological communities not found in Massachusetts. The identification, ecology, and/or conservation issues associated with the ecological community will be emphasized and the course will include lectures and/or readings in addition to an extended field trip within the community. Limitations may apply if student has received BIOL credit for a course at the same location. All students in a given term will register for the same number of credits, but the number of credits may change from term to term.
ST: TROP ECOL (COSTA RICA)(3.0 )01/05-01/18T. Parshall
BIOL 0279 - Students must register through International Ofc
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Business Management/Economics
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
FINC 0102-550(10028)
FINC 0102 Personal Financial Planning (3)
A study of the concepts and strategies in personal financial planning. Major topics include planning techniques, forms of income, investment and savings, managing credit, risk management, tax planning, accumulation and transfer of wealth.
FIN PLAN::CANCEL::12/23/19::5(3.0 )
CANCELLED
ONLINEStaff
FINC 0102-3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
FINC 0207-550(10027)
FINC 0207 Financial Management (3)
Introduces basic concepts of corporate financial management. The course encompasses practical, as well as theoretical, aspects of corporate finance, with an emphasis on the decision making functions of the financial manager and the process of valuation. The objective of the course is to give students specific skills to analyze and interpret financial data and to develop an understanding of the nature of investment and financing decisions in business organizations. Topics covered include; financial statement analysis, the time value of money, the valuation of financial securities such as stocks and bonds, and capital budgeting analysis.
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT(3.0 )PR12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINEL. Nguyen
FINC 0207-3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
MGMT 0221-550(10022)
MGMT 0221 Business Management: A Survey of Organizational Development and Management Principles (3)
Provides a general probe into the role of management in business, exploring concepts of management used in business, various issues of Business Management structures and the organization of management. Topics to be studied include: an examination of a systems approach to management, human behavior, personality conflict in organizations and techniques of creative management. The course shall touch upon several leadership development strategies, models of executive action in business policy or control, and provide a broad comprehensive overview of current issues concerning women, minorities and social responsibility in the field of Business Management.
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT(3.0 )PR12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINEG. Merlo
MGMT 0221-3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
MGMT 0314-550(10023)
MGMT 0314 Human Resource Management (3)
Covers the process of manpower planning and utilization in organizations. Personnel forecasting, employment, training and development, placement, motivation, wage and salary administration, employee benefits, and performance evaluation are covered. Special emphasis is given to problems arising between manager and subordinates, the professional in human services, minority groups, the hard-to-employ worker, and the impact of public policy.
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT(3.0 )PR12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINET. Waskiewicz
MGMT 0314- 3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
MGMT 0338-550(10024)
MGMT 0338 International Business (3)
Provides an opportunity to bring the tools and information gained in previous courses to the task of solving managerial problems in international and foreign environments. Focuses on an analysis of market opportunities, methods of entry in foreign business areas, and related business problems.
INTRNATL BUSINESS(3.0 )PRGDIV12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINEB. Knipes
MGMT 0338-3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
MRKT 0231-550(10025)
MRKT 0231 Marketing Management (3)
A developmental survey into the field of marketing in business, which will study the roles of marketers in business and society as a whole. Concentration shall be placed on defining marketing, the role of a marketing executive, the various systems of marketing, and the economic factors that affect marketing. In order to probe these questions, the course shall examine consumer behavior, purchase decision making, product pricing, policy and planning, channels of distribution in business, and marketing institutions and organizations. Further dimensions of advertising, marketing research, analysis, forecasting, and marketing information flows, controls, and performance shall be explored.
MARKETING MANAGEMENT(3.0 )12/30-01/17ONLINEONLINEA. Furnelli
MRKT 0231-3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
MRKT 0328-550(10026)
MRKT 0328 Principles of Advertising (3)
Vital to the world of modern business is an understanding of the role of advertising. This course provides a study of the techniques and practices of advertising today. Strategies and procedures for campaign design and execution will be examined. Students will take an advertising idea through the various stages of planning, visualizing and writing advertising copy.
PRINC AD::CANCEL::12/23/19::4(3.0 )
CANCELLED
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MRKT 0328-3 WEEK COURSE- DECEMBER 30, 2019-JANUARY 17, 2020
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Communication
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
COMM 0101-550(10045)
COMM 0101 Introduction to Mass Communication (3)
Provides students with a comprehensive survey and critical analysis of mass communication. This is accomplished through the study of the history and structure of mass media industries and an examination of social, economic, political, cultural, and global factors that create the context in which media operate.
MASS COMM::CANCEL::12/23/19::5(3.0 )
CANCELLED
SOCUONLINEStaff
COMM 0108-550(10046)
COMM 0108 Introduction to Film (3)
Examines the aesthetic elements of film including cinematography, editing, sound, script, acting, direction, and mise en scene. The study of film also may include contexts such as cultural roles, genre, political issues, economics, and history.
INTRODUCTION TO FILM(3.0 )AAPP01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEM. Ferrari
COMM 0222-550(10047)
COMM 0222 Intercultural Communication (3)
Provides knowledge and understanding of the interrelationships among culture, language, and communication. Students will develop skills to overcome intercultural communication barriers such as ethnocentrism, misinterpretation of verbal and nonverbal signals, problems of stereotypes/perceptions and assumptions of similarities. The course will help students become culturally competent communicators in intercultural situations.
INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION(3.0 )GDIV01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEK. Mientka
COMM 0316-550(10039)
COMM 0316 Special Topics in Communication (3)
Examines selected communication issues, perspectives, or themes.
ST: INSPIR:FOOD/SYMB/SAINTS(3.0 )PR01/02-01/17M. Saito
COMM 0316 - Students must register through International Ofc
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Criminal Justice
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
CRJU 0365-550(10013)EVIDENCE-BASED CRIME POLICY(3.0 )
FULL
PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEB. Cho
CRJU 0365-551(10054)EVIDENCE-BASED CRIME POLICY(3.0 )PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEB. Cho
Graduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
CRJU 0607-550(10030)
CRJU 607 Criminological Theory II (3)
An examination of theories that are currently influencing policy and research. Emphasis will be on the evaluation of these theories and their application within the criminal justice system as well as their implications for society at large.
CRIMINOLOGICAL THEORY II(3.0 )01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEB. Cho
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Education
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
EDUC 0260-550(10038)ST:GLS CIV (GUATEMALA)/102219(3.0 )
CANCELLED
Staff
EDUC 0260 - Students must register through International Ofc
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English
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
ENGL 0392-550(10050)
ENGL 0392 Business and Technical Writing (3)
How to write more powerfully, persuasively, and successfully in business. Students will learn the strategies of writing clear and effective memos, letters, and reports, and easy techniques for using tables and graphs. By the end of the course the student will have a portfolio of writing samples to demonstrate writing skills.
BUS AND TECH WRITING(3.0 )PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEG. Neikirk
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Environmental Science
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
ENVS 0101-550(10043)
ENVS 0101 Principles of Environmental Science (3)
This course introduces students to the interdisciplinary topics and techniques of Environmental Science including the scientific method, ecology, the human population, resources use, pollution, climate change, and others.
PRINC OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCI(3.0 )ASCI01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEJ. Applin
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Ethnic and Gender Studies
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
EGST 0101-550(10042)
EGST 0101 Introduction to Comparative Ethnic Studies (3)
This course focuses on the meaning and significance of race, ethnicity and culture in the United States. Students will be exposed to basic concepts in ethnic studies such as ethnicity, culture, race, socialization, cultural assimilation, acculturation, migration, immigration, social protest, and resistance. This course will be taught from an interdisciplinary perspective, thereby allowing students to build a base from various viewpoints and methodologies including but not limited to historical, cultural, political, economic, and sociological.
INTRO TO COMP ETHNIC STUDIES(3.0 )UDIV01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEA. Richeme
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Geography-Regional Planning
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
GARP 0102-550(10036)
GARP 0102 Physical Geography (4)
Physical Geography is the study of the spatial variations of the physical phenomena on the surface of the Earth. It focuses on the geo-systems of the Earth, including the four major �spheres�: Atmosphere (weather, climatology); Lithosphere (landforms); Hydrosphere (water resources); and Biosphere (flora, fauna). The human-environmental interaction is emphasized. Laboratory and field experiments will explore the various spheres of the Earth and include map interpretation, remote sensing analysis, atmospheric studies, geomorphology investigation, and other human-environment interactions.
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY W/LAB(4.0 )LSCI01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINER. Bristow
GARP 0105-550(10018)
GARP 0105 Introduction to Community Planning (3)
This course examines the history of planning, planning theory, and the specialty areas of planning including physical, social and economic planning. Students learn to identify urban and environmental planning problems, apply specific tools to solve the problems, and develop master plans. Topics covered include land preservation strategies, innovative zoning techniques for affordable housing, economic revitalization techniques, and grant-writing skills.
INTRO COMMUNITY PLANNING(3.0 )SOCU01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEA. Gross
GARP 0210-550(10044)
GARP 0210 Cultural Geography (3)
An examination of the world�s major geographic realms, focusing on characteristics such as language, religion, population growth, and national development which give identity to these realms and often spawn conflict between realms.
CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY(3.0 )GDIV01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINES. Fitzgerald
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Health Sciences
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
HESC 0250-550(10051)
HESC 0250 - Medical Ethics (3)
This course will introduce the student to a variety of topics involving professional and ethical issues in the practice of medicine. The legal and institutional perspectives of ethical dilemma will be discussed. A framework of resolution and decision-making will assure the student can manage contemporary ethical issues adequately. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Health Sciences major.
MEDICAL ETHICS(3.0 )01/06-01/17Mon-Thu, 8:00-12:00PMSCI-213K. Sladyk
HESC 0250 - (Hybrid - 50% + in-person)
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History
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
HIST 0131-550(10010)
HIST 0131 United States History and Government to 1865 (3)
This course traces the history of the United States from the colonial period to the end of the Civil War, surveying the political, economic, social and cultural aspects. Topics include: Native Americans, Colonial Period, American Revolution, United States New Nation, North versus South, American Slavery, Westward Expansion, and the Civil War. The course focuses on major events, presidential administrations, United States Constitution, structure of state and federal government. Not open to students who have taken HIST 0130.
U.S. HISTORY TO 1865(3.0 )HSGV01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEC. Cleaton-Ruiz
HIST 0290-550(10009)
HIST 0290 Problems in World History (3)
These courses are designed to focus the attention of the student on a specific problem within the scope of historical study the fields of Africa, Asia, or Latin America. The problems will be of contemporary interest; and they will include intensive research, readings, class discussions, and the production of a scholarly paper. The field and problem(s) will be designated prior to the semester in which the course is offered. This course may be taken 3 times for credit.
ST ZOMBIES AND POP CULTURE(3.0 )01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEM. Abate
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Mathematics
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
MATH 0108-550(10048)
MATH 0108 Elementary Statistics (3)
An introduction to basic concepts and techniques of statistics for students needing skills for research techniques in education, business, and the physical, life, and social sciences, or simply to understand the mass of statistical information in modern life. Topics include: graphical techniques such as histograms or box plots; measures of location and spread; scatter plots and correlation; sampling and sampling distributions; estimation and statistical inference (confidence intervals and/or hypothesis testing).
ELEMENTARY STATISTICS(3.0 )
FULL
TMTH01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINER. Ryczek
MATH 0108-551(10049)
MATH 0108 Elementary Statistics (3)
An introduction to basic concepts and techniques of statistics for students needing skills for research techniques in education, business, and the physical, life, and social sciences, or simply to understand the mass of statistical information in modern life. Topics include: graphical techniques such as histograms or box plots; measures of location and spread; scatter plots and correlation; sampling and sampling distributions; estimation and statistical inference (confidence intervals and/or hypothesis testing).
ELEM STAT::CANCEL::12/23/19::0(3.0 )
CANCELLED
TMTHONLINEStaff
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Music
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
MUSC 0160-550(10021)
MUSC 0160 History of Jazz (3)
The study of jazz music from the early 1900�s to the present. Emphasis on styles and trends of major jazz performers and ensembles within each period.
HISTORY OF JAZZ(3.0 )UDIV/AAPP01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEP. Coutsouridis
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Philosophy
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
PHIL 0102-550(10029)
PHIL 0102 Introduction to Ethics (3)
Introduction to philosophy through consideration of classic and contemporary theories of morality and the best life. Topics may include the concepts of freedom, happiness, justice, dignity, virtue, right/wrong, good/bad, alienation, loneliness, obligation, responsibility, rights and duties, as well as the structure of morality. Special attention is given to the fundamentals of critical analysis.
ETHICS::CANCEL::12/18/19::0(3.0 )
CANCELLED
LPAStaff
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Political Science
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
POLS 0101-550(10035)
POLS 0101 American National Government (3)
Fundamental course dealing with the Constitution, Congress, President, Supreme Court, and political party systems of the American national government.
AMERICAN NATL GOVT(3.0 )HSGV01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEY. Jo
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Psychology
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
PSYC 0202-550(10006)
PSYC 0202 Child Development (3)
This course explores child growth and development from conception through childhood.� Emphasis is on principles underlying physical, cognitive, social and emotional development.� Using contemporary theory, research, and methods relevant to developmental psychology, the class explores individual differences and the sociocultural context of development, in order to learn how to optimize the domains of development for all children.�� The objective is to deepen students' understanding of and respect for children and the families, educators and communities that nurture them.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT(3.0 )PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINET. Kiefer
PSYC 0203-550(10007)
PSYC 0203 Adolescent Development (3)
Focuses on the scientific study of the biological, cognitive, social and emotional changes that occur during adolescence, and how development is impacted by sociocultural contexts.� This includes the examination of topics such as puberty, identity formation, self-management, sexuality, family relationships, peer relationships, moral development and decision-making.� This course will also discuss contemporary challenges facing adolescents.� The objective is to deepen students' understanding of adolescence as a developmental period.
ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT(3.0 )PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEC. Laliberte
PSYC 0304-550(10008)
PSYC 0304 Social Psychology (3)
This course offers a broad introduction to social psychology, the scientific study of the way in which people think about, influence, and relate to one another.� Human social behavior will be examined from the viewpoint of the person; traits, motivations, and moods; the situation: threats, cultural norms, pressures, and influences; and the interaction of the person and situation.� We will explore topics such as social cognition, social perception, self-concept, social judgment, attitudes, persuasion, conformity, aggression, helping behavior, prejudice, interpersonal attraction, and group dynamics.
SOC PSYC::CANCEL::12/23/19::5(3.0 )
CANCELLED
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PSYC 0318-550(10019)
PSYC 0318 Psychology of Interpersonal Relations and Communications (3)
The major focus is on the nature of interpersonal relationships and how communication influences the formation, destruction and improvement of our relationships. We will bring together the thinking of major theorists and research findings in many areas dealing with interpersonal relations and communications.
PSYCH-INTERPERSONAL REL AND COMM(3.0 )PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINER. DesRochers
PSYC 0353-550(10020)ST:PSYCHOLOGY OF LOVE(3.0 )
FULL
PR01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEL. Simpson
PSYC 0354-551(10040)ST:PS AND ART::CANCEL::12/18/19::1(3.0
CANCELLED
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Sociology
Undergraduate Courses
CourseTitle Pre-req Core Start/End Dates DaysRoomInstructor
SOCI 0101-550(10014)
SOCI 0101 Principles of Sociology (3)
An introduction to the fundamental concepts of group behavior, major social institutions, principal theoretical perspectives and the nature of sociological research. Topics to be covered include, but are not limited to: the development of the discipline of sociology, components of culture, socialization, research methods, deviance, stratification and social change.
PRIN OF SOCIOLOGY(3.0 )SOCU01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINEG. Aquino
SOCI 0201-550(10016)
SOCI 0201 The Family (3)
The family as a social institution, affected by and affecting other institutions. Some material of the family in non-industrial societies will be included, but the main focus will be on persisting patterns and on changes in pre-marital, marital, and family relationships in the United States.
THE FAMILY(3.0 )01/06-01/17ONLINEONLINET. Smith
SOCI 0315-550(10015)
SOCI 0315 Sociology of Gender (3)
An examination of the social construction of gender; the intersection of gender, class, race/ethnicity, and sexual orientation; the dimensions of gender inequality; and changing gender arrangements in the United States.
SOC GEND::CANCEL::12/23/19::2(3.0 )
CANCELLED
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SOCI 0321-550(10017)
SOCI 0321 Sociology of Aging (3)
This course offers a critical analysis of the social status and participation of older persons in modern societies, and the intersection of age and social institutions.� Topics include, but are not limited to, social theories of aging, demography, family ties, economic status, health-care delivery systems and long-term care, dying and death, and the U.S. as an aging society.
SOC AGING::CANCEL::12/23/19::3(3.0 )
CANCELLED
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