SOCI 101 – Introduction to Sociology, Spring 2018
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
Jan 15:  Acquire textbook and review website by Weds.
    Read Textbook, Sections 1.0, 1.1 
Jan 17:  Read Textbook, Sections 1.2, 1.3, 1.4
   Online Media #1 due Fri by 5pm


Week 2. What is Social Science?
Jan 22: Read Textbook, Sections 2.0, 2.1
Jan 24: Read Textbook, Section 2.2, 2.3
Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #2
due Fri by 5pm


Week 3. Cultural Sociology
Jan 29: Read Textbook, Section 3.0, 3.1, 3.2
Jan 31: Read Textbook, Section 3.3, 3.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #3
due Fri by 5pm


Week 4. Social Structures & Theories
Feb 5: Read Textbook, Sections 4.0, 4.1
Feb 7: Read Textbook, Section 4.2, 4.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #4
due Fri by 5pm


Week 5.Exam week
Feb 12: Review for exam
   Research Report 1 due Feb 12
* Feb 14: Exam 1


Week 6. Socialization
Feb 19: Read Textbook, Sections 5.0, 5.1, 5.2
Feb 21: Read Textbook, Sections 5.3, 5.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #5
due Fri by 5pm

Week 7. Social Groups and Organization
Feb 26: Read Textbook, Sections 6.0, 6.1
Feb 28: Read Textbook, Section 6.2, 6.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #6
due Fri by 5pm


Mar 5-9  SPRING BREAK


Week 8. Deviance and Criminology
Mar 12: Read Textbook, Section 7.0, 7.1
Mar 14:
Read Textbook, Section 7.2, 7.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #7 due Fri by 5pm


Week 9. Exam week
Mar 19: Review for Exam
   Research Report 2 due Mar 19
* Mar 21: Exam 2


Week 10. Social Class and Inequality
Mar 26: Read Textbook, Sections 9.0, 9.1, 9.2
Mar 28: Read Textbook, Sections 9.3, 9.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #8 due Fri by 5pm


Week 11. Global Inequality
Apr 2: Read Textbook, Sections 10.0, 10.1
Apr 4: Read Textbook, Section 10.2, 10.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #9 due Fri by 5pm


Week 12. Government and Politics
Apr 9: Read Textbook, Sections 17.0, 17.1
Apr 11: Read Textbook, Sections 17.2, 17.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #10 due Fri by 5pm


Week 13. Population and Urbanization
Apr 16:
Read Textbook, Section 20.0, 20.1
Apr 18: Read Textbook, Section 20.2
   Research Report 3 due in class Monday Apr 16
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday


Week 14. Society and Environment
Apr 23:
Read Textbook, Section 20.3
Apr 25: Review for final exam


Week 15. Final Exam
Monday April 30, 1:20pm - 3:50pm, Crawford 116