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Seeing Sociology
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Visual sociology
Introduction to Sociology
Critical thinking
Social Media

How to Cite

Medley-Rath, Stephanie. 2013. “Seeing Sociology”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, May. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


For this assignment, students will be required to take a photograph that illustrates a sociological concept and include a sociologically-rich and tweetable description of the photo.

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Subject Area(s):
Introduction to Sociology/Social Problems
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Class Level(s):
College 100
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Learning Goals and Assessments

Learning Goal(s):

  1. This assignment is designed to get students to pay closer attention to the world around them by them making connections between course material and the real world.
  2. This assignment encourages students to communicate both succinctly and effectively.

Goal Assessment(s):

  1. Assignment submission

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