Course Information

Introduction to Sociology (SOCY 1011)

Term: Academic Year 2017-2018 Spring


Athina-Eleni G. MavroudhisShow MyInfo popup for Athina-Eleni G. Mavroudhis
Office hours:
  • Monday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Tuesday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Thursday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM


    Wed-Fri, 10:40 AM - 12:00 PM (1/16/2018 - 5/18/2018) Location: MAIN CLASS 110


    This course utilizes a sociological perspective in order to focus on basic concepts, theories, and research involved in understanding human behavior in human societies. The interrelations among societies, groups, organizations, and individuals are analyzed. Topics of analysis include culture, social interaction, social institutions, social stratification, community and various social change strategies. Numerous contemprary social problems and issues, such as racial and ethnic relations, sexism, class bias, and social discrimination, are discussed.