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Academic Department: Behavioral Sciences
Main Office: FH 101
Phone Ext: 7630
Main Numbers: (415) 457-8811  /  (415) 883-2211
In-depth information about each program is available in the Course Catalog, including program descriptions, faculty lists, degree requirements, and course listings. The Course Catalog is available to view and print in PDF* format.
About the Program

Sociology explores the patterns in human behavior and tries to make sense out of the many forces in society that shape individual lives. Courses in sociology provide the tools and intellectual frameworks students can use to better understand the society in which they live.

Career Options
Administrator, Adoptions Worker, Affirmative Action Officer, Camp Counselor, Community Outreach Worker, Consumer Research Assistant, Corrections Officer, Criminologist, Crisis Counselor, Demographer, Drug/Alcohol Counselor, Eligibility Worker, Employee Relations Assistant, Employment Interviewer, FBI Agent, Geriatric Specialist, Intake Interviewer, Marriage, Family, and Child Counselor, Penologist, Police Officer, Probation/Parole Officer, Program Director, Psychiatric Social Worker, Recreation Therapist, Rehabilitation Counselor, Research Worker, Residential Counselor, Social Ecologist, Social Service Aide, Social Statistician, Social Worker, Sociologist, Teacher, Volunteer Coordinator, Welfare Worker, Youth Organization Leader

Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should complete the lower division major requirements and general education pattern for the appropriate transfer institution and major. Exact major requirements for UC and CSU institutions can be found on Please see a counselor for more information as curriculum requirements may vary among transfer universities.

Department Phone: (415) 485-9630

NameSend EmailOfficePhone
Gonzalez, Marco J FH 204 7635
McCoy, Bob J FH 104 7602
Rahman, Susan A FH 206 7639
Current and Future Courses

TermSection (CRN)CourseDatesDaysTimeCampusRoomInstructor
Fall 2018 80747 SOC 110 - Introduction to Sociology 08/18/18-12/08/18 MW 09:40-11:00 KTD FH 120 Gonzalez, Marco
80752 SOC 110 - Introduction to Sociology 08/18/18-12/08/18 TR 14:10-15:30 KTD FH 120 Gonzalez, Marco
81920 SOC 110 - Introduction to Sociology 08/18/18-12/08/18 W 16:10-19:00 IVC PV 2 Gonzalez, Marco
82519 SOC 110 - Introduction to Sociology 08/18/18-12/08/18 DE Rahman, Susan
80756 SOC 112 - Modern Social Problems 08/18/18-12/08/18 MW 11:10-12:30 KTD AC 240 Gonzalez, Marco
82509 SOC 130 - Race and Ethnicity 08/18/18-12/08/18 TR 11:10-12:30 KTD AC 101 Gonzalez, Marco
82590 SOC 140 - Family/Intimate Relationships 08/18/18-12/08/18 DE Rahman, Susan
82590 SOC 140 - Family/Intimate Relationships 08/18/18-12/08/18 R 11:10-12:30 DE AC 104 Rahman, Susan
81921 SOC 205 - Intro to Research Methods 08/18/18-12/08/18 TR 12:40-14:00 KTD AC 240 Gonzalez, Marco
82841 SOC 223 - Gender and Society 08/18/18-12/08/18 TR 12:40-14:00 KTD FH 110 Rahman, Susan
80757 SOC 230 - Social Psychology 08/18/18-12/08/18 MW 12:40-14:00 KTD AC 239 McCoy, Bob
81774 SOC 249A - Independent Study A 08/18/18-12/08/18 KTD Staff, Marin
81775 SOC 249B - Independent Study B 08/18/18-12/08/18 KTD Staff, Marin
81585 SOC 249C - Independent Study C 08/18/18-12/08/18 KTD Staff, Marin