Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

SOC 240 Minority Groups(CO)(CW)(P&D)

4 hours; 4 credits. Social, political, economic, and historical factors affecting minority group status. The roots of prejudice and discrimination; analysis of their psychological and social causes and consequences, especially for access to justice, in modern societies. Emphasis will be placed on a comparison of different cultures in a global context. (social science) (cont. wld.) (p&d) NOTE: This course satisfies the College Option. Prerequisites: ENG 151, COR 100