SOCI 101-OCS  – Introduction to Sociology, Spring 2017                                                 
Course Schedule v.1

Note that this schedule is tentative and subject to change – any changes will be made in red.

Questions? e-mail reymers@morrisville.edu



Week 1. The Origins of Sociology
Jan 16:  Acquire textbook and review website by Weds.
Jan 18:  Read Textbook, Sections 1.0, 1.1, 1.2
Jan 20:  Read Textbook, Sections 1.3, 1.4
   Online Media #1 due Fri by 5pm


Week 2. What is Social Science?
Jan 23: Read Textbook, Sections 2.0, 2.1
Jan 25: Read Textbook, Section 2.2
Jan 27: Read Textbook, Section 2.3
Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #2
due Fri by 5pm



Week 3. Cultural Sociology
Jan 30: Read Textbook, Section 3.0, 3.1
Feb 1: Read Textbook, Section 3.2, 3.3
Feb 3: Read Textbook, Section 3.4
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #3
due Fri by 5pm



Week 4. Social Structures & Theories
Feb 6: Read Textbook, Sections 4.0, 4.1
Feb 8: Read Textbook, Section 4.2
Feb 10: Read Textbook, Section 4.3
   Plickers Quiz on Friday



Week 5.Exam week
Feb 13: Review Textbook, Sections 4.2, 4.3
Feb 15:
4-week review
* Feb 17: Exam 1



Week 6. Socialization
Feb 20: Read Textbook, Sections 5.0, 5.1
Feb 22: Read Textbook, Sections 5.2, 5.3
Feb 24: Read Textbook, Section 5.4
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #4
due Fri by 5pm

Week 7. Social Groups and Organization
Feb 27: Read Textbook, Sections 6.0, 6.1
Mar 1: Read Textbook, Section 6.2
Mar 3: Read Textbook, Section 6.3
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #5
due Fri by 5pm
  
Research Report 1 due Mar 3

Mar 6-10: SPRING BREAK



Week 8. Deviance and Criminology
Mar 13: Read Textbook, Section 7.0
Mar 15: Read Textbook, Section 7.1
Mar 17: Read Textbook, Section 7.2
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #6 due Fri by 5pm


Week 9. Exam week
Mar 20: Read Textbook, Section 7.3
Mar 22: Revisions to Research Report 1 due
* Mar 24: Exam 2


Week 10. Social Class and Inequality

Mar 27: Read Textbook, Sections 9.0, 9.1
Mar 29: Read Textbook, Sections 9.2, 9.3
Mar 31:
Read Textbook, Section 9.4
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #7 due Fri by 5pm



Week 11. Global Inequality
Apr 3: Read Textbook, Sections 10.0, 10.1
Apr 5: Read Textbook, Section 10.2
Apr 7: Read Textbook, Section 10.3
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #8 due Fri by 5pm


Week 12. Government and Politics
Apr 10: Read Textbook, Sections 17.0, 17.1
Apr 12: Read Textbook, Sections 17.2, 17.3
Apr 14: Read Textbook, Section 17.4
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Online Media #9 due Fri by 5pm


Week 13. Population and Urbanization
Apr 17: Read Textbook, Section 20.0
Apr 19: Read Textbook, Section 20.1
Apr 21: Read Textbook, Section 20.2
   Plickers Quiz on Friday
   Research Report 2 due Apr 19
   BONUS Online Media #1 due Fri by 5pm

Week 14. Society and Environment
Apr 24:
Read Textbook, Section 20.3
Apr 26: Review Textbook, Section 20.3
Apr 28: Course Review


Week 15. Final Exam, May 1, 1:20pm, Charlton 106