Feb 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

SOC 124 - Substance Abuse in America

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
Examine the impact of drugs and alcohol on American society. Review the history of drug and alcohol use and focus on social impact and societal response. Study individual, community and political efforts to control, regulate and treat drug abuse problems. Discuss addiction theories and effects of commonly abused drugs. Approved by the Office of Education and Training for Addictions Services (OETAS).

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 101 /ENG 101A .

Note: Typically offered at MC and OL; fall and spring terms.