SOCI 101 – Introduction to Sociology, Fall 2018 – online class
Course Schedule

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
Aug 27:  Acquire textbook and review website by Weds.
Aug 28:  Read Textbook, Sections 1.0, 1.1, 1.2
Aug 29:  Read Textbook, Sections 1.3, 1.4
   Online Media #1 due Fri by 5pm


Week 2. What is Social Science?
Sept 3: Read Textbook, Sections 2.0, 2.1
Sept 4: Read Textbook, Section 2.2
Sept 5: Read Textbook, Section 2.3
   Quiz due by Thursday 9pm
   Online Media #2
due Fri 5pm


Week 3. Cultural Sociology
Sept 10: Read Textbook, Section 3.0, 3.1
Sept 11: Read Textbook, Section 3.2, 3.3
Sept 12: Read Textbook, Section 3.4
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #3
due Fri by 5pm

Week 4. Social Structures & Theories
Sept 17: Read Textbook, Sections 4.0, 4.1
Sept 18: Read Textbook, Section 4.2
Sept 19: Read Textbook, Section 4.3
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #4
due Fri by 5pm

Week 5.Exam week
Sept 24: Review Textbook, Chapters 1 & 2
Research Report 2 due Sept 24
Sept 25:
Review Textbook, Chapters 3 & 4 
Sept 26-28: Exam 1 (available on Blackboard)



Week 6. Socialization

Oct 1: Read Textbook, Sections 5.0, 5.1
Oct 2: Read Textbook, Sections 5.2, 5.3
Oct 3: Read Textbook, Section 5.4
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #5
due Fri by 5pm

FALL BREAK 1: Oct 8, 9

Week 7. Social Groups and Organization
Oct 10: Read Textbook, Sections 6.0

Week  8. Social Groups and Organization
Oct 15: Read Textbook, Section  6.1
Oct 16: Read Textbook, Section 6.2     
Oct 17: Read Textbook, Section 6.3
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #6
due Fri by 5pm

Week 9. Deviance and Criminology
Oct 22: Read Textbook, Section 7.0
Oct 23: Read Textbook, Section 7.1
Oct 24: Read Textbook, Sections 7.2, 7.3
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #7 due Fri by 5pm

Week 10. Exam week
Oct 29: Review Textbook, Sections 7.2, 7.3
Oct 30: 4-week review
Oct 31-Nov 2: Exam 2 (available on Blackboard)
Research Report 2 due Nov 2

Week 11. Social Class and Inequality
Nov 5: Read Textbook, Sections 9.0, 9.1
Nov 6: Read Textbook, Sections 9.2, 9.3
Nov 7:
Read Textbook, Section 9.4
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #8 due Fri by 5pm

Week 12. Global Inequality
Nov 12: Read Textbook, Sections 10.0, 10.1
Nov 13: Read Textbook, Section 10.2
Nov 14: Read Textbook, Section 10.3
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #9 due Fri by 5pm

Week 13.1
Nov 19: Review Textbook, Chapters 5, 6, 7
Nov 20: Review Textbook, Chapters 9 , 10

FALL BREAK 2: Nov 21, 22, 23

Week 13.2 Population and Urbanization
Nov 26: Read Textbook, Section 20.0
Nov 27: Read Textbook, Section 20.1
Nov 28: Read Textbook, Section 20.2
   Take Chapter Quiz between Tues 9am and Thurs 9pm
   Online Media #10 due Fri by 5pm

Week 14. Society and Environment
Dec 3:
Read Textbook, Section 20.3
Dec 4: Review Textbook, Section 20
Dec 5: Course Review

Week 15. Final Exam (on Blackboard; dates tbd)