Jul 19, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2012-13 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2012-13 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOC 102 - Explorations in Work, Income and Identity


This interdisciplinary course focuses on how the study of work can help students navigate their academic, personal, and professional lives. Through study of personal narrative and psychological and cultural influences, students will critically examine topics such as types of work, inequality in work and wages, work and the family, and the changing workplace. This course is hands-on and stresses learning by doing, self-reflection, integrating study skills, and learning strategies, and utilizes college resources as a way to enhance student success.

Prerequisite(s): Placement above or successful completion of ENG 050 and ENG 065. Students placing above or who have successfully completed ENG 071 and whose CPT is above 67 are not eligile to enroll in this course.
Corequisite(s): Recommendation: Concurrent enrollment in ENG 071 and/or ENG 055 and ENG 060, if CPT is between 44 and 67, is encouraged.
General Education Elective(s): Behavioral Science Elective.

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