DEVIANCE

Students examine various forms of nonconformity-criminal and otherwise. To do so, they study the major theoretical perspectives addressing deviance and its control. Students explore how ordinary rituals, agents of social control, and ideology interact to maintain the existing social order. Prerequisite: SOC 101 with a minimum grade of "C".

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
SOC
Course Number: 
350
Academic Program(s): 
Sociology