SOC 301-302. Current Social Problems: Field Work Study

This course consists of a weekly classroom seminar, which includes speakers, films and discussions on major social problems such as poverty, drugs, crime, the aged, the mentally deficient, child abuse, family disorganization, etc. All students are also placed for a semester in local agencies which deal with social problems. Reports of “in the field” observations are submitted periodically.
Offered: Fall, Spring
Credits: 6
Prerequisite: Sociology 103.