This course introduces sociology as a subject with a key role to play in modern intellectual culture and a central place within the social sciences. A range of topics such as race, class, gender, deviance, ethnocentrism, crime, families, urban life, social interaction, and social inequality will be covered. Lectures are intended to inspire students to draw on their sociological imagination to become more publicly involved and directly engaged in the real world.

Associated course analyses

SOC101