• SOC 210 Contemporary Issues in the Social Sciences

    3 Units, Required An analysis of the disciplines that make up the social sciences with particular emphasis on their interrelationships. A study of source materials and library techniques as well as methods employed by social scientists. Relevancy of the Social Sciences to understanding and solving contemporary problems at the national and global levels. Prerequisite: none

  • SOC 220 Introduction to Research Methods

    3 Units, Required Critical exploration of research language, ethics, and approaches. The language of research, ethical principles and challenges, and the elements of the research process within quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods approaches.  The use of these theoretical underpinnings to begin to critically review literature relevant to their field or interests and determine how research […]

  • SPH 100 Speech Communication

    3 Units, Required An exposure to all the major skills of speechmaking with a focus on the following basic elements: ethics, analyzing the audience, visual aids, choosing a topic and specific purpose, and outlining, listening, organizing a speech, delivery, small group communication, informative and persuasive speaking, speaker credibility, effective use of language, library research, communication […]