SOCI 443

Population Problems and Policies

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: 342, 340

A review of contemporary population trends, their effects on human well-being, families, and social policy responses. Topics include: population growth, sustainable development, and the environment; population aging; families, marriage, cohabitation and divorce; new reproductive technology; population and gender; immigration; urbanization and human crowding.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCI 443, SOCI 340, SOCI 342.

Prerequisites:

  • 1.5 units of 300- or 400-level SOCI course; or
  • permission of the department.

Recommendation(s):

Undergraduate course in Sociology offered by the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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