This course examines what social problems are, who defines them and how they affect groups of people.
Learning objectives will be met vai the following instructional methods and a substantial portion will be completed online:
- Discussion & Debate
- Quizzing & Projects (project will originate in class)
- Class exercises & participation: this includes in and outside of class, online exercises, and some group exercises. Exercises focus on interaction and application of the concepts learned bout inside & outside of class. Thus, students are required to do the readings, watch videos and complete the assigned activities BEFORE class and actively participate in class discussions and cooperative learning.
- Critical thinking writing assignments for in-class debates