SSSocFR1 Explain the origins of sociology, the sociological perspective, and how sociology relates to the other social sciences.
SSSocFR2 Explain the research methodologies used in sociology.
SSSocFR3 Explain the major theoretical perspectives in sociology.
a. Explain sociology, sociological perspective, and the sociological imagination.
b. Describe the origins of sociology as a social science and the significance of its historical framework.
c. Explain the relationship of sociology to the other social sciences.
d. Identify careers where sociological knowledge is applicable.
a. Identify the major research methods used in sociology.
b. Explain how various methods are used to conduct research in sociology.
c. Evaluate the strengths and weakness of the methods of sociology research.
d. Explain the importance and influence of ethics in guiding research and data collection in sociology.
a. Explain and apply the theoretical perspectives of Structural Functionalism, Symbolic Interaction, and Conflict Theory.
b. Compare and evaluate the theoretical perspectives of Structural Functionalism, Symbolic Interaction, and Conflict Theory.