Mar 05, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog

SOC 130 - Social World of Drugs

3 Credits, 3 Contact Hours (3 lec.)

Introduction to the social aspects of the use and abuse of drugs in the United States. Includes evolution of drug use, pharmacology, social and medical aspects of drugs, the business of drugs, sociological explanations of drug use and abuse, and social issues, policy, and politics.

Recommendation: Completion of SOC 101  before enrolling in this course. If any recommended course is taken, see a financial aid or Veteran’s Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.