Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

EDD 643 Sociology of Schools

4 hours; 4 credits. This course applies sociological approaches to the study of school organization and its effects. Students are introduced to a wide array of topics that relate to the embeddedness of schools in social contexts. The course will span a variety of organizational processes such as moral and technical socialization, stratification, authority, social cohesion, and knowledge organization and distribution.