College Record 2020-2021

SOC-201 Applied Methods

This course introduces students to theory and common methods of applied sociology, also known as sociological practice, particularly in the field of community studies. Through study, simulation, and field experience, students will learn and practice applying basic methods and skills in such areas as meeting facilitation and group decision making; needs assessment; community resource analysis, policy analysis; policy and program development; grant writing and administration; program evaluation; conflict mediation; action research; and organizational and social change.




  • Even Year Spring