SOCI 101 – Introduction to Sociology, Spring 2022
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


IMPORTANT DATES
Homework:
FRIDAYS 5PM

2P Reports: FEB 21, MAR 28
Exams:  FEB 23, MAR 30, MAY 2


Week 1. What is Sociology?
Jan 24:  Acquire textbook and review website
Jan 26:  Read Textbook, Sections 1.0, 1.1 
   Online Media #1 on The Sociological Imagination
 
 due Fri by 5pm


Week 2. The Origins and History of Sociology
Jan 31: Read Textbook, Sections 1.2, 1.3
Feb 2: Read Textbook, Section 1.4
Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #2
due Fri by 5pm


Week 3. What is Social Science?
Feb 7: Read Textbook, Sections 2.0, 2.1
Feb 9: Read Textbook, Sections 2.2, 2.3
Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #3
due Fri by 5pm


Week 4. Cultural Sociology
Feb 14: Read Textbook, Section 3.0, 3.1, 3.2
Feb 16: Read Textbook, Section 3.3, 3.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #4
due Fri by 5pm


Week 5. Exam and Report week
Feb 21: Review for exam
   Two-Page Report 2PR#1 due Monday Feb 21st
* Feb 23: Exam 1 – ATTENDANCE REQUIRED!


Week 6. Social Structures & Theories
Feb 28: Read Textbook, Sections 4.0, 4.1
Mar 2: Read Textbook, Section 4.2, 4.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #5
due Fri by 5pm


Week 7. Socialization
Mar 7: Read Textbook, Sections 5.0, 5.1, 5.2
Mar 9: Read Textbook, Sections 5.3, 5.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #6
due Fri by 5pm


Spring Break: March 14 - 18


Week 8. Social Groups and Organization
Mar 21: Read Textbook, Sections 6.0, 6.1
Mar 23: Read Textbook, Section 6.2, 6.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #7
due Fri by 5pm


Week 9. Exam and Report week
Mar 28: Review for Exam

    * Mar 30: EXAM 2– ATTENDANCE REQUIRED!

   Two-Page Report 2PR#2 due THURSDAY MAR 31


Week 10. Deviance and Criminology
Apr 4: Read Textbook, Section 7.0, 7.1
Apr 6: Read Textbook, Section 7.2, 7.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #8 due Fri by 5pm


Week 11. American Social Inequality
Apr 11: Read Textbook, Sections 9.0, 9.1, 9.2
Apr 13: Read Textbook, Sections 9.3, 9.4
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #9 due Fri by 5pm


Week 12. Global Inequality
Apr 18: Read Textbook, Sections 10.0, 10.1
Apr 20: Read Textbook, Section 10.2, 10.3
   Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Online Media #10 due Fri by 5pm


Week 13. Population and Urbanization
Apr 25: Read Textbook, Section 20.0, 20.1
Apr 27: Read Textbook, Sections 20.2
    Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Optional Bonus Online Media #B1 due Fri by 5pm


Week 14. Society and Environment
May 2: Read Textbook, Section 20.3
May 4: Review for final exam
   Final Plickers Quiz on Wednesday
   Optional Bonus Online Media #B2 due Fri by 5pm


Week 15. May 9:  Final Exam (time TBA)