SOCI 101 – Introduction to Sociology, Spring 2019
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 23:  Acquire textbook and review website by Mon.
   Read Textbook, Sections 1.0, 1.1 
   Online Media #1 due Fri by 5pm


Week 2. What is Social Science?
Jan 28: Read Textbook, Sections 1.2, 1.3, 1.4
Jan 30: Read Careers in Sociology (see course website)
Plickers Quiz on Wednesday

   Online Media #2
due Fri by 5pm


Week 3. Cultural Sociology
Feb 4: Read Textbook, Section 3.0, 3.1, 3.2
Feb 6: Read Textbook, Section 3.3, 3.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #3
due Fri by 5pm


Week 4. Social Structures & Theories
Feb 11: Read Textbook, Sections 4.0, 4.1
Feb 13: Read Textbook, Section 4.2, 4.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #4
due Fri by 5pm


Week 5.Exam week
Feb 18: Review for exam
   Research Report 1 due Feb 18
* Feb 20: Exam 1


Week 6. Socialization
Feb 25: Read Textbook, Sections 5.0, 5.1, 5.2
Feb 27: Read Textbook, Sections 5.3, 5.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #5
due Fri by 5pm


Week 7. Social Groups and Organization
Mar 4: Read Textbook, Sections 6.0, 6.1
Mar 6: Read Textbook, Section 6.2, 6.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday

   Online Media #6
due Fri by 5pm


Mar 11 - 15  SPRING BREAK


Week 8. Deviance and Criminology
Mar 18: Read Textbook, Section 7.0, 7.1
Mar 20:
Read Textbook, Section 7.2, 7.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #7 due Fri by 5pm


(NOTE SCHEDULE CHANGE: Weeks 9 & 10 have been reversed)

Week 9. 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 10. Exam week
Apr 1: Review for Exam
   Research Report 2 due Apr 1
* Apr 3: Exam 2


Week 11. Global Inequality
Apr 8: Read Textbook, Sections 10.0, 10.1
Apr 10: Read Textbook, Section 10.2, 10.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #9 due Fri by 5pm


Week 12. Government and Politics
Apr 15: Read Textbook, Sections 17.0, 17.1
   Research Report 3 due Apr 10
Apr 17: Read Textbook, Sections 17.2, 17.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #10 due Fri by 5pm


Week 13. Population and Urbanization
Apr 22: Read Textbook, Section 20.0, 20.1
Apr 24: Read Textbook, Section 20.2
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday


Week 14. Society and Environment
Apr 29:
Read Textbook, Section 20.3
May 1: Review for final exam


Week 15. Final Exam, TBA