Welcome to PSYCH 1101-Introductory to Psychology Online!
My name is Dr. Nihal Gnay (aka Dr. NG). I have been teaching online since 1999 and I am
excited to accompany you in an online discovery of the Introductory to Psychology. In
Mass medianewspapers, magazines, comic books, radio, video games, movies, and especially
televisionpresent a form of socialization in which there is no opportunity for interaction.
Social media such as Twitter and Facebook, on the other hand, enable peopl
Socialization and Social Media Survey
Instructions: Once you have completed the surveys and compared the results, answer the
1.) How much of an impact does social media have on the socialization of people that
completed the survey?
eCore Summer 2016
SOCI 1101 Introductory Sociology
Calendar & Due Dates
Students are responsible for meeting all due dates
L01 -Sociology &
PSYC 1101 ECORE Survival Guide
Online Course SURVIVAL TIPS:
A good way to manage all of this is to come up with a standard routine.
Since we start lessons weekly and due dates are PRETTY regular, you could do this:
LOG IN DAILY (even if its just to check
Excellent (10 points
each; 100 points
- One original post and
more than 2 replies
- Both original post and
replies are within the
discussion time frame
Good (7.5 points each;
75 points max)
- Posts are on d
CHAPTER 1 | AN INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
1 An Introduction
Figure 1.1 Sociologists study how society affects people and how people affect society. (Photo courtesy of Diego Torres
1.1. What Is Sociology?