Rural Sociology

3 credits

RU_SOC 1000

Rural Sociology
College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

Introduction to basic concepts and principles of sociology with a focus on rural populations and places. The course explores interconnections between rural/urban and local global economies and cultures. Students are exposed to the rich diversity of rural society, social changes underway, and to current social issues. (Students may not earn credit for both RU_SOC 1000 and SOCIOL 1000).