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2024 Fall > UGRD > WGS > WGS 333L

Sociology of Migration

Course #: WGS 333L

Description:
The number of migrants worldwide has increased dramatically in the past forty years. This course will explore ''hot topics'' in migration, paying close attention to the intersections of gender, race, class, and nation. The topics include debates about undocumented (im)migrants, transnational families, and student activism in the immigrant rights movement. This course will draw on documentary films as well as readings that raise difficult and interesting moral, political, and academic questions.
Pre Requisites:
Pre-requisite: SOCIOL 101. Sociology Majors are also required to have completed SOCIOL 102

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 10044 MWF
1:00 - 1:50 pm
Okigbo,Karen Amaka McCormack M02-0423
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/03/2024 - 12/13/2024
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 3
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: This course uses Open Educational Resources (OER) course material. There is no cost for the course material for this course. For more information about OER, please visit open.umb.edu.
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite: SOCIOL 101. Sociology Majors are also required to have completed SOCIOL 102
Course Attributes: International, World Cultures