SO 304 Social Problems
U1QQ 2013 HI
Drake, Sara M.
Bachelor of Science, PsychologyMaster of Mental Health CounselingMaster of Arts, History
June 3 - Jul 28 2013
7:30 - 10:15 PM
Textbook: Eitzen, D.S. (2009). Solutions to Social Problems: Lessons from Other Societies (5th Edition). Pearson
Publishing. ISBN: 978-0205698349
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
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Educational Philosophy: This instructor's philosophy is one of interactive exchange with students by presenting the course material in a way that is clearly understood by each student to the extent that they can see how this learning applies to their everyday lives. This will be based on lectures and extensive class discussions.
Grading: 90 - 100% = A, 80 - 89% = B, 70 - 79% = C, 60 - 69% = D, below 60 = F
Late Submission of Course Materials: Papers are expected on time and late submission of the paper will result in a loss of 5 pts per day. Students who have discussion materials prepared must attend on the day they selected to discuss those materials, emergency absences will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: 1. Students will be expected to treat others with respect. 2. Students will be familiar with each chapter prior to discussion and have at least one question ready for in class discussion. 3. Students will participate in every class
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