Paul Harasha

Residential Faculty - Sociology

Program Director :

Cultural Science

480-461-7155

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

GLO298AA Special Projects 1 Credits
Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27390
Dobson Campus
INST OFF
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

SOC101 Introduction to Sociology 3 Credits
The systematic study of social behavior and human groups, particularly the influence of culture, socialization, social structure, stratification, social institutions, differentiation by region, race, ethnicity, sex/gender, age, class, and socio/cultural change upon people's attitudes and behaviors. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25333
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Class Started

Notes: Class 25333 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: paul.harasha@mesacc.edu

25380
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Closed

25368
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 03/06/2020
TuTh
12:00 PM - 2:40 PM

Class Ended

SOC180 Social Implications of Technology 3 Credits
Effects of development and implementation of technology on society. Historical and multi-cultural comparisons of this process, current concerns addressed, and prospects for the future analyzed. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25397
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Class Started

Notes: Honors Program Only

SOC220 Sport and Society 3 Credits
Applies the sociological perspective to the study of sport. Emphasizes how hierarchies of race, class, and gender in the United States impact the sport experience of fans, athletes, and athletic administrators, as well as how professional, collegiate, and amateur sports have at times played a transformative role in society. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25369
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Class Started

Notes: Class 25369 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: paul.harasha@mesacc.edu

SOC282AA Service-Learning Experience in Sociology 1 Credits
Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in SOC101 and permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25404
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Spring Flex Start 2020

SOC241 Race and Ethnic Relations 3 Credits
Examines how the social construction of race shapes social interaction and social institutions. Explores the consequences of power, privilege and oppression among major ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26867
Dobson Campus
Lecture
03/17/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
12:00 PM - 2:40 PM

Class Started

SOC282AA Service-Learning Experience in Sociology 1 Credits
Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in SOC101 and permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26898
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
02/24/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

27225
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
03/16/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Summer 2020

SOC101 Introduction to Sociology 3 Credits
The systematic study of social behavior and human groups, particularly the influence of culture, socialization, social structure, stratification, social institutions, differentiation by region, race, ethnicity, sex/gender, age, class, and socio/cultural change upon people's attitudes and behaviors. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17061
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020
MoTuWeTh
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Open

26 of 30
Seats Available

17495
Dobson Campus
Lecture
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020
MoTuWeTh
9:10 AM - 11:10 AM

Open

25 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: Class 17495 ACE Program

Fall 2020

SOC101 Introduction to Sociology 3 Credits
The systematic study of social behavior and human groups, particularly the influence of culture, socialization, social structure, stratification, social institutions, differentiation by region, race, ethnicity, sex/gender, age, class, and socio/cultural change upon people's attitudes and behaviors. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33599
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

31 of 35
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

35083
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

30 of 35
Seats Available

33550
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

33 of 35
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

33552
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

30 of 30
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33552 is designated for the First Year Experience (FYE) for first generation and FSS students. Enrollment is restricted to recent high school graduates who have applied to be part of the FYE cohort. For more information, contact Melissa Carpenter at melissa.carpenter@mesacc.edu.

SOC241 Race and Ethnic Relations 3 Credits
Examines how the social construction of race shapes social interaction and social institutions. Explores the consequences of power, privilege and oppression among major ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35262
Dobson Campus
Lecture
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

19 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Honors Program Only

Fall Flex Start 2020

SOC241 Race and Ethnic Relations 3 Credits
Examines how the social construction of race shapes social interaction and social institutions. Explores the consequences of power, privilege and oppression among major ethnic and racial groups in the United States. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33576
Dobson Campus
Lecture
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
12:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Open

34 of 35
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

SOC282AA Service-Learning Experience in Sociology 1 Credits
Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in SOC101 and permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35201
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
10/05/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

5 of 5
Seats Available

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