SOC320H1: Family Demography

Hours: 
24L/12T

Uses empirical sociological studies to describe and analyze the political, social and economic implications of diverse family relationships and living arrangements. Examines the social and economic consequences of inconsistencies between public definitions of family and the realities of family life. Introduces students to the statistical analysis of the demographic features of families using census data. This is a program-only course and is restricted to sociology majors and specialists.

Prerequisite: 

SOC201H1, SOC202H1, SOC204H1 & 1.0 FCE from SOC251H1/​ SOC252H1/​ SOC254H1

Exclusion: 
Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)