Sociology – Grades 10-12

The following course is an elective, and does not satisfy diploma requirements in the area of Social Studies

Course ID

Grade Level(s)
10, 11, 12

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Subject Area
Social Studies


Sociology is the study of human behavior in society.The focus of this course is the shaping of human behavior by groups in society.The topics include personality development, deviance and crime, family, social class, gender, race, and social movements.There is also an emphasis on research techniques and current statistical data.This course provides students with a unique opportunity to view the institutions of American society from different sociological perspectives.This course is recommended for students who have completed a geography course.

Credit Information

  • 1 Elective Credit(s)