SOSC700: Social Change and Interdisciplinarity in Global Context

Course Description

Explores key 21st century global changes and trends and the theories and research that help explain a rapidly expanding world. Examines the nature of social change from local to global levels and uses an applied, interdisciplinary focus to relate change-based social sciences research to contemporary issues that demand a critique of modernity and awareness of accelerating change. Themes include human rights, environmental rights, social justice, epistemology, interdisciplinarity, transdisciplinarity, and community.

Course Credits

  • 3.00