Course Catalog Entry

Course ID: SOC  655
Effective Date: 03/01/2022
Title: Social Problems
Career: Graduate
Credit Hours: 3.00
Description: This course offers in an in-depth examination of selected social problems in the Louisville metro and surrounding area and requires students to define what constitutes a social problem, explain how two or more social problems are connected, apply theories and concepts to understand social problems in a local context, and demonstrate the ability to connect local data to structural explanations for each social problem.


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