Five Towns College 2022-2023 Catalog 
    Sep 21, 2023  
Five Towns College 2022-2023 Catalog

SOC ___ - Diversity Competency Elective

Credits: 3
Class Hours: 3
The College also seeks to foster a learning environment where students are exposed to a diverse community in all of its forms. This includes diversity in its student body, and a rich offering of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that expose the College community to a wide range of cultures and perspectives. The foundation of this goal for student learning is a required course the develops knowledge, skills and competencies relating to the history of America’s major cultural groups, as well as a disposition of tolerance and respect for diverse cultural perspectives and practices.

To meet this requirement, students select at least one course from the following;

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology  

SOC 301 - Cultural Diversity  

SOC 303 - Race/Ethnic Relation in the US  

SOC 305 - Sociology of Immigration and Law; (3cr)  

SOC 351 - Social Problems; (3cr)