American society is viewed as a social system whose ideology and values produce conditions defined by its members as social problems. Emphasis is given to the nature and cause of, and solutions to, these problems. This course satisfies the Gordon Rule writing requirement. A grade of "C" or higher must be attained.
REA 0017 or REA 0011 or REA 0019 and ENG 0025 or ENG 0021or ENG 0022 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher for each course) or appropriate placement test scores. Students who are not required to take the common placement test or enroll in developmental education courses do not have to satisfy prerequisites.