Sociology
 

Sociology of the LDS Church and Its People

Sociology of the LDS Church and Its People
An advanced analysis of the LDS Church from a social science perspective, including the Church as a new religious movement; LDS culture; the institutionalization process.
SOC
527
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 Taught 
Course Outcomes: 

Critical Analysis

Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze and critique current literature on the sociology of the LDS Church and peoples.

Research Proposal

Students will produce a graduate-level, testable research proposal on the LDS Church and peoples.

Data Management

Students will become familiar with data sets suitable for testing hypotheses on the LDS Church and peoples.