Sociology 215

Sociology of the Family

Course details

In Sociology 215 we will study the way in which family life is historically and socially constructed, emphasizing the diversity of people’s lived experiences in families. There will be a special emphasis on Aboriginal family life, focusing on the historical and contemporary experiences of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada. We will explore the dynamics of families within wider social structures and consider what this means for individual experiences of family.

3 Credits - Social Sciences

Course prerequisites

SOCI 100 or SOCI 101

This course is also featured in the following Yellowhead Tribal College programs.