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SOC 231 Sociology of Deviant Behavior

Examines the nature, identification and explanation of deviant categories. Theories and philosophies as well as methods of treatment related to deviancy will be considered. The course will study society's attempts to control, change and institutionalize those acts, individuals or groups that a population may deem unacceptable.

Credits

3

Contact Hours

45

Prerequisite

Equivalent testing score (e.g., ENG 121 or higher,) or enrollment in or completion of CCR 092 or CCR 093 or CCR 094. The CCR course or ENG 121 may be taken concurrently with this course.

GT Code

*(GT-SS3)