SOC 420: Social Problems and Their Impact on the Workplace

Discipline: Sociology

Credit Hours: 3

This course presents an analysis of major contemporary social problems, especially in the United States. Particular attention is given to the problems of poverty, racism, sexism, drug and alcohol abuse, and illiteracy, and their impact on the contemporary workplace. Consideration is given to diverse sociological perspectives regarding the causes, consequences, and solutions to these problems.

Upcoming Offerings


Term Section - Professor Day(s) Times
Spring 2014 (ASAP) OL216 - Patrice Joslin - Books
Spring 2014 (ASAP) OM025 - Joanne Conley-Pease W 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books
Spring 2014 (ASAP) OM026 - Joseph Bailey T 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books
Spring 2014 (ASAP) OM028 - Joseph Bailey T 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books
Spring 2014 (ASAP) OM031 - Elizabeth Martin W 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Books

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