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SOC 493

Making Social Change

In this senior seminar course, students will learn how their sociological perspective and skills can be used to create social change. Potential topics include making action plans, community organizing, campaign building, managing media, practical ethics, and building collaborative relationships. These topics are applied through experiential learning that relates to various social justice sites, such as non-governmental organizations, grassroots political groups and campaigns, and advocacy centres. Power, equity, and diversity are central themes.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

SOC 475 or SOC 483

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

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*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.

Sociology