Service Learning Courses in Sociology


SOC 101 - Introductory Sociology | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College

SOC 101 - Introductory Sociology

A survey of the major concepts employed in the systematic study of human relationships, with emphasis on society, culture, social interaction, socialization, groups, bureaucracy, institutions, collective behavior, social stratification, social control, social change and sociology as a field of knowledge. Three class hours. (SUNY-SS)

3 Credits



Service Project

All students will research information on various social issues for NEAD (North East Area Development), a community association in one of Rochester’s most struggling neighborhoods. Student research will be utilized by NEAD in planning future projects and policies.


SOC 200 - Social Problems | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College

SOC 200 - Social Problems

An analysis of major social problems in contemporary society, their nature, development and social causes. The course examines the impact of problems such as poverty, crime, drug addiction and prejudice on the individual and society. Possible solutions for social problems are discussed. Three class hours. (SUNY-SS)

3 Credits

Prerequisite: SOC 101


Service Project

All students will research information on various social issues for NEAD (North East Area Development), a community association in one of Rochester’s most struggling neighborhoods. Student research will be utilized by NEAD in planning future projects and policies.



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