Contemporary Canadian Social Problems

Code: OLRN1027

Course description

In this course, current social science paradigms and theories will be used as a framework for analysis of contemporary social issues relevant to vocations in police services. Topics such as crime, violence, abuse, social stratification, ageism, and racism will be included. The course focus will be on how individual behaviours collectively create social issues.

Course details

Hours: 48
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN1530
Corequisites: None

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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $478.68
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 48
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN1530
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: OLRN1027

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Contemporary Canadian Social Issues Author: Niessen, Carmen and Bromwich, Rebecca Publisher: Emond Montgomery Edition: 2nd ISBN: 9781552392294

Host college: SA

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.