SOC 225 - Project Community: Sociology in Action
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
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Details

Credits:
4
Other:
CBL, Experiential
Cost:
50-100
Lab Fee:
100.00
Other Course Info:
A combined total of eight credits of SOC 225 (and 389), 321, 324, 394, 395, and 396 may be counted toward a major in Sociology. A maximum of four credits of SOC 225 (and 389) may be included in a major in sociology.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

All Students MUST carefully review the class times (listed below), site responsibilities, and volunteer times and locations prior to registering for a SOC 225 Project Community section. Site descriptions, volunteer commitment information, enrollment processes, FAQs, the override request form, and all other details can be found at the Project Community website - https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/projectcommunity/

SOC 225 is an experiential course that is designed to help students participate in and reflect on community-engaged learning experiences through a sociological lens. Students are able to gain new perspectives on social inequalities through their experiences at a variety of sites, including elementary schools, after-school programs, health clinics, correctional facilities, social services agencies, advocacy centers, and other community organizations in Southeast Michigan.

Project Community Site Descriptions:

Education (Sections 002, 004, and 007 count for the Sociology & Social Work (SSW) Submajor)

Public Health (Sections 011, 015, 016, and 017 count for the Sociology of Health & Medicine (SHM) Subplan/Minor and Sociology & Social Work (SSW) Submajor)

Criminal Justice (Section 018 counts for the Law, Justice, and Social Change (LJSC) Subplan/Minor and Sociology & Social Work (SSW) Submajor)

For any enrollment-related questions, email pcinfo@umich.edu or view the FAQs for more information.

Course Requirements:

Students enrolled in SOC 225 are responsible for regular attendance in the weekly lecture and discussion sections, as well as consistent participation at their designated community site for 2-4 hours per week outside of class. Students will be asked to complete weekly readings and reflective writing assignments.

Schedule

SOC 225 - Project Community: Sociology in Action
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
13414
Open
7
 
3
Tu 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: "Open Seats" may not accurately reflect the number of seats available in a discussion section. See the FAQ at https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/projectcommunity/ for more information.
002 (DIS)
 In Person
24181
Closed
0
 
2
Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: ED:Ann Arbor Public Schools
004 (DIS)
 In Person
24183
Closed
0
1Y1 or Y2
2
Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: ED: Peace Neighborhood Center
007 (DIS)
 In Person
24186
Closed
0
2Y1 or Y2
2
Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: ED: 826michigan
011 (DIS)
 In Person
24190
Closed
0
 
1
Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: PH: Jewish Family Services
015 (DIS)
 In Person
24194
Open
4
 
-
Th 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: PH: Shelter Assc of Washtenaw County-Delonis Center
017 (DIS)
 In Person
24196
Open
1
 
1
Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: PH: Hope Clinic (Override Required)
018 (DIS)
 In Person
24197
Open
2
1Y1 or Y2
-
Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: CJ: American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)

Textbooks/Other Materials

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Syllabi

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