• Sociology is offered as a one-semester course to give the student a better understanding of the social system in which one exists.  The course is designed so that he/she may understand the manner in which they impact and are impacted by society.  Students will be able to observe and understand the phenomena taking place around them and analyze these in an objective way.  Emphasis is placed on the development of the student’s knowledge concerning topics such as socialization, conformity, family, adolescence, gender, age and health.