• SOC-260 : Race & Ethnic Relations

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Social Services
    Subject:
    Sociology
    Prerequisites:
    Take ENG 101
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    3
    This course examines the structure, functions, and conflicts associated with race and ethnic relations, and the interaction between minority and majority groups. Emphasis is placed on the intersection of race, ethnicity, gender, class and religion and its impact on racial/ethnic identities. Historical and contemporary experiences of various racial/ethnic groups will be explored and various sociological perspectives will be applied. Race and ethnic relations will be explored from both the national (U.S.) and the global perspectives.