This course is part of Global Freshman Academy (GFA), which means you can earn transferable ASU credit toward your college degree.
In this sociology course, you will learn about the social processes groups of all sizes follow to form, function and evolve over time. You will also learn about the ongoing dynamic individuals actively create in their social environment and how they are shaped by it. This course provides an understanding of how the formation and longevity of a society is possible when its members are diverse in their values, beliefs, preferences and agendas.
You will learn about group dynamics, skills for effective interaction in groups and organizations, and obtain a deeper understanding of how sociology applies to everyday life and current events.
Length: 8 Weeks
Effort: 18 hours per week
Price: FREE (Add a verified certificate for $49 USD)
Provider: University of Texas of the Permian Basin via edX
Instructors: Dr. Joanna Hadjicostandi