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Saddleback College Sociology  
  
 
 
 

 
 
Sociology

Sociology is the scientific study of human behavior, focusing on groups as the unit of analysis.

Topics for sociological exploration include: culture, social networks, social institutions, deviance, education, religion, race and ethnicity, social class, socialization, gender identity, marriage and family, the community, health, social problems, and social change.

 

Sociology is recommended for every student interested in human behavior, social interrelationships, group organizations, foundations of society, culture, social differentiation, and social institutions.