Academics - Sociology

Sociology

At Summer Discovery, you’ll be able to gain an understanding of questions concerning our lives. What provokes people to make certain decisions? Why are wars happening? How come some people eat with cutlery and others with their hands? Study the structure and evolution of human society.

Unique opportunities offered by Summer Discovery

Through the sociology courses at Summer Discovery, learn to survey the characteristics of social life, the processes of social interaction, and the tools of sociological investigation. Courses will look at childhood development, family and social relationships, deviance (gangs, drugs, crime), race relations, population explosion, sexuality and gender identification, and large scale social change.

OUR HANDS-ON Sociology PROGRAMS MAY ALLOW STUDENTS TO:

  • Learn the basic concepts and issues in the study of human society
  • Study human behavior within a group or culture
  • Conduct sociological experiments
  • …and more

Your experience at Summer Discovery will make you a more well-rounded, knowledgeable individual with enhanced academic and life skills. 

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