Drugs and Society

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: READ 0220 Reading Strategies, ENGL 0230 Writing Foundations or placement determined by assessment score

Co-Requisite: none

This course is a study of the use and abuse of substances labeled as drugs in society. Topics covered will include specific drugs and their related pharmacology, histories, uses, and mechanisms of social control. Students will also examine criminal, economic, and cross-cultural aspects of drug use.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): 5, 9