Course Schedule by Term

These are the current course offerings in Sociology. Note that this list may differ from previously published listings in the ORC; this list is most recent and should be the version used when planning your course selections.  Please see individual course-group webpages (First Year Seminars, Introductory, Methods, Theory, Lower Division, Upper Division, Culminating Experience) for available syllabi.

Winter 2024

  • 2 Social Problems Allen 10A
  • 7.07 FYS: Sociological Perspectives on Social Stratification and Inequality in the U.S.: A Century of Continuity and Change Houle 10A
  • 7.08 FYS: Managing Emotions from the Outside In Lively 12
  • 10 Quantitative Analysis of Social Data Sharp 10A
  • 33 Self and Society Lively 10
  • 34 Health Disparities Sharp TBD
  • 36 Sociology of Family Walton 10
  • 41 Religion in a Global World, Upadhyay
  • 52 Insurgent Publics, Upadhyay
  • 58 Education and Inequality (Cross-listed with EDUC 24) McCabe 2A
  • 60 Dangerous Intersections: Intersectionality Beyond Boundaries (Cross-listed with WGSS 66.34) Allen 2A
  • 70 American Labor Relations Dixon 12
  • 91 (Culminating Experience) Sociological Imagination Houle 2A

Spring 2024

  • 1 Introductory Sociology Rogers 12
  • 7.08 FYS: Managing Emotions from the Outside In Lively 12
  • 11 Research Methods McCabe 10A
  • 16 Constructing Social Theory Kim 11
  • 24 The Impact of Poverty on Education (Cross-listed with EDUC 27) Tine 11
  • 42 Racism in Asian America Walton 10
  • 49.22 Social Justice and the City (Cross-listed WGSS 37.03, GEOG 25) Collins 10A
  • 49.26 Markets and Their Critics (Cross-listed with GOVT 20.10) Clark 10
  • 49.28 Sociolinguistics (Cross-listed with Ling 17) Stanford 10A
  • 61 Unstalling the Stalled Revolution: Gender (In)equality at Work and at Home (Cross-listed with QSS 30.17, WGSS 33.05) Smith 10A
  • 65 Social Psychology of Inequality Rogers 3A
  • 71 Race Matters - Race Made to Matter Keaton 2A
  • 72 Critical Community Sociology Walton 2
  • 91 (Culminating Experience) Sociological Imagination Lively 10

Summer 2024

  • 43 Crossing Over: Latino Roots and Transition (Cross-listed with ANTH 12.19 and LATS 44) Gomez 10

Fall 2024

  • 1 Introductory Sociology Stockstill (2 sections)
  • 10 Quantitative Analysis of Social Data Smith  
  • 15 Sociological Classics Dixon
  • 20 Population and Society Sharp
  • 23 Social Movements Allen
  • 26 Capitalism, Prosperity and Crisis Upadhyay
  • 27 Organizations in Society Harrington
  • 35 Sociology of Mental Health Houle
  • 38 Status and Power in Social Interaction Rogers
  • 45 Inequality and Social Justice Dixon
  • 49.21 Black Church Black Bodies (Cross-listed AAAS 81.04, WGSS 43.07, REL 74.04) Allen
  • 54 Change, Context, and Causality: Intermediate Quantitative Data Analysis for Sociologists (Cross-listed with QSS 54) Houle
  • 66 Markets and Management Harrington 
  • 75 Neighborhoods and Health Sharp

Winter 2025

  • 2 Social Problems Allen
  • 7.07 FYS: Sociological Perspectives on Social Stratification and Inequality in the U.S.: A Century of Continuity and Change Houle
  • 7.08 FYS: Managing Emotions from the Outside In Lively
  • 10 Quantitative Analysis of Social Data Sharp
  • 11 Research Methods McCabe
  • 31 Youth and Society McCabe 
  • 34 Health Disparities Sharp
  • 36 Sociology of Family Walton  
  • 47 Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. Walton
  • 48 Immigration, Race and Ethnicity (Cross-listed with LATS 40) Kim  
  • 58 Education and Inequality (Cross-listed with EDUC 24) McCabe
  • 60 Dangerous Intersections: Intersectionality Beyond Boundaries (Cross-listed with WGSS 66.34) Allen
  • 62 Love, Romance, Intimacy, and Dating (Cross-listed with WGSS 33.07) Lively
  • 77 The Power of Numbers Kim
  • 91 (Culminating Experience) Sociological Imagination Houle

Spring 2025

  • 7.08 Managing Emotions from the Outside In Lively
  • 11 Research Methods McCabe
  • 16 Constructing Social Theory Kim
  • 36 Sociology of Family Walton
  • 41 Religion in a Global World, Upadhyay
  • 42 Racism in Asian America Walton
  • 52 Insurgent Publics Upadhyay
  • 55 Poverty and Public Policy in the US (Cross-listed PBPL 81.05) Stockstill
  • 61 Unstalling the Stalled Revolution: Gender (In)equality at Work and at Home (Cross-listed with QSS 30.17, WGSS 33.05) Smith
  • 76 Race, Power, and Politics Kim
  • 78 The Micropolitics of Race Stockstill
  • 91 (Culminating Experience) Sociological Imagination Lively