SOC270H1: Introduction to Social Networks

Hours

24L

Previous Course Number

SOC355H1

This course covers the fundamentals of the social network perspective, including a short introduction to social network theory and a survey of major findings in social network research. We will study how patterns of relations between social actors develop and how they affect outcomes such as health, status attainment, and inequality. Students will write a proposal to conduct research from a social network perspective.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
SOC355H1, SOC294H1 (Topics: Introduction to Social Networks) offered in Winter 2018 and Winter 2020
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)