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Ann Yarchin
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ayarchin@gwc.cccd.edu
714-892-7711 x58125

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Sociology

ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE IN SOCIOLOGY FOR TRANSFER DEGREE

The Associate in Arts in Sociology for Transfer degree focuses on human interaction at the
macro/structural level and the micro/interactive level. Students will learn processes of creation and maintenance of social order, as well as social dynamics, with primary emphasis on cultural diversity. Application of sound theoretical principles and obtaining adequate empirical support are stressed.

Faculty and Contacts

SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES DEPARTMENT
Chair: Maria Chovan-Nelson
Professor, College Success/Psychology
AA., El Camino College; B.A., California State University at Dominguez Hills; M.A., Loyola Marymount University.
mchovan@gwc.cccd.edu (714) 892-7711 x51053
Office ADM 225
Sociology

Nina Chapman
Associate Professor, Sociology
B.S., M.A., University of California, Riverside.
nchapman@gwc.cccd.edu (714) 892-7711 x58300
Office ADM 221

Part-time faculty:

  • Jennifer Jazayeri
  • Sherene Jensen
  • Gaetje Lisa
  • Sasha Montero