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- SOCY 507: Sociology of Social Control - Upper-division undergraduate course.
Spring 2018, forthcoming
- SOCY 398D: Lady Gaga and the Sociology of the Fame - Undergraduate topics course.
- SOCY 540: Sociology of Law - Upper-division undergraduate course.
Other courses taught by Professor Deflem:
- SOCY 368: Society Through Visual Media - Undergraduate course.
- SOCY 710: Classical Scholars - Graduate theory seminar.
- SOCY 711: Contemporary Scholars - Graduate theory seminar.
- SOCY 701: Scientific Methods and Sociological Inquiry - Graduate seminar.
- SOCY 791D: Sociology of Law & Social Control - Graduate seminar.
- SOCY 729: Comparative and Historical Sociology - Graduate methods seminar.
Click on the link for the (numerical) course evaluations for my undergraduate teaching at the University of South Carolina: Undergraduate Course Evaluations, Mathieu Deflem, since 2002.
You can also read my related letters concerning course evaluations:
- University Should Show Teacher Evaluation Results to Students. Letter to the Editor. The Daily Gamecock, April 2017.
- Credible Reviews are Hard to Find. Op-ed. The Gamecock, November 17, p. 4, 2003.
Undergraduate Academic Bulletin - Courses, including Carolina Core.
A&S Information For Students - Including Guidelines for Advisement.
SOCY Major requirements - From the Sociology site.
SOCY Minor requirements - From the Sociology site.
Registrar - Includes useful information. Also check the calendar for the final exams.
Office of Academic Integrity - Policies and procedures, rights and responsibilities.
Teaching Policies - Exam regulations and more.
Here are some Thesis Proposal Guidelines [pdf] and a sociology Reference Style [pdf] for (under)graduate writing.
Here is an interesting note on writing a doctoral dissertation (courtesy of Dr. John Bendix):
USC Library Search Pages - This is a collection of links to online bibliographical sources and abstracts for sociological research and related fields of inquiry.
Undergraduates: M & W 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or by appointment. Graduate students can see me by appointment. My office is in Sloan College, Room 217.
Mathieu Deflem, Ph.D., Professor
University of South Carolina
Department of Sociology
Sloan College bldg, room 217
911 Pickens Street
Columbia, SC 29208