2021-2022 Catalog

SOC 215 Contemporary Social Problems (GT-SS3)

3 Credit hours      45 Contact hours

Investigates current social issues that result in societal problems. Focuses on numerous areas including, but not limited to, the loss of civil liberties, concentration of media ownership, gender discrimination, hate crimes, poverty, hunger, environmental degradation, racism and prejudice, as well as social change. Addresses ways to ameliorate these social ills.  This is a statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-SS3 category.


Successful completion of CCR 092 or CCR 094 (grade C or higher) or equivalent assessment scores.


This is a statewide guaranteed transfer course.