Degrees
Sociology/Anthropology Concentration, Arts & Sciences AA

The purpose of the Sociology/Anthropology Concentration is to teach students how individuals, groups, institutions, or segments of societies behave, function, and influence one another. Students are exposed to a variety of methods for collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and applying qualitative and quantitative data as it relates to social phenomena and individual behavior. A global perspective is emphasized to enable students to make responsible and informed decisions. 

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of sociological and anthropological perspectives and major theories used to explain individual and group behavior.
  2. Perform sociological and anthropological analysis on selected contemporary social issues (e.g, racism, poverty, globalization).
  3. Analyze and interpret, orally or in writing, sociological and anthropological research.
  4. Explain the stratified nature of globalization and the importance of intercultural difference within and among local and global communities.

Sociology/Anthropology Concentration, Arts & Sciences AA

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Roxanna Harlow Phone: 410-386-8239 Email: rharlow@carrollcc.edu The purpose of the Sociology/Anthropology Concentration is to teach students how individuals, groups, institutions, or segments of societies behave, function, and influence one another. Students are exposed to a variety of methods for collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and applying qualitative and quantitative data as it relates to social phenomena and individual behavior. A global perspective is emphasized to enable students to make responsible and informed decisions. This concentration supports the institutional mission to facilitate essential skill attainment and student transfer. The following courses are required for this concentration; some courses fulfill General Education requirements: ANTH-101, SOC-115, MATH-115, SOC-101, and one of PSYC-205, SOC-105, or SOC-110.

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements

Sociology/Anthropology Concentration Electives

  • Take 19 elective credits: Refer to ARTSYS and the receiving institution's catalog to select transferable courses as necessary to meet the 60 credit degree total.

General Education Diversity Requirement

  • Take 2 Diversity-designated General Education courses (courses used to satisfy other requirements may also satisfy this requirement):

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