SOC 218 :: Introduction to Social Problems
Summer 2014 @UH Manoa

CRN: 97208
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Alexis Ibarra
aibarra@hawaii.edu
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 06/09/2014 - 08/14/2014
Schedule Notes: This is an online class offered via Laulima. After registering for the course, students may access the class at https://laulima.hawaii.edu. Students are required to use their UH account (username@hawaii.edu) for the duration of the course. For additional information about online classes, see http://www.hawaii.edu/dl.
Course Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.
Course Description: Theoretical and substantive survey of the nature and causes of social problems; selected types: poverty, inequality, deviance, etc.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the UH Manoa bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/manoa/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html
Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014 14:24:50