2021-2022 Catalog

SOC 231 Sociology of Deviant Behavior (GT-SS3)

3 Credit hours      45 Contact hours

Critically examines various deviant categories and societal reactions to deviance affecting diverse populations. Examines how sociologists study deviance and the theories they use to explain it. Explains the ways social institutions define deviance and attempt to control, change, or treat those deviant behaviors, attitudes, and conditions.  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.