Functions of the school in modern society. The school as a social system and as a formal organization. Development and allocation of resources to public education. Impact of social and technological change on the school. The school as an agent of social control and of innovation and change. Problems of education in the urban setting, including the desegregation issue. (No credit if taken after SO380.) (Not offered 2018-19).
Prerequisite: Any 100-level SO course or consent of instructor.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Fall 2017||Block 1||Sociology of Education||Lauren Hannscott||Palmer Hall 127||25/18||01/20/2018|
|Spring 2018||Block 5||Sociology of Education||Lauren Hannscott||Palmer Hall 125||25/14||01/20/2018|