Sociology is an elective course for students in grades 10-12. This course will provide students with an understanding of Sociology, methods of research, and cultural influences on the development of individual personality. Further topics include the importance of socialization, social structure, and society, the influence of groups and formal organizations, and social inequality. Most of the class discussion will center on the nature of society today. Coursework consists of reading and analysis through discussion as well as homework. One major project is required along with tests and quizzes and a final exam.