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HPSC0001 – Madness and Society

HPSC0001 – Madness and Society

I’m Bill MacLehose, I’m the lecturer for HPSC0001, the very first module in our catalogue, which is Madness and Society. So Madness and Society is a module that’s an overview of the history of deviant behaviors, what’s considered to be beyond the acceptable rational thought of humans from, really, the Classical period to the present.

Erick Brown – Sociology, SGA President 2011-12

Erick Brown – Sociology, SGA President 2011-12

The most important thing that I’ve learned in college is that it’s ok to be who you are, but it’s also ok to change who you are to who you think you should and can be. I feel like a lot of people have invested a lot into my leadership skills and to my personal

Phil Winne, 2019 Royal Society of Canada Fellow

Phil Winne, 2019 Royal Society of Canada Fellow

People hope that there’s a quick way to learn more and learn better. But, what learners already know, is the most prevalent and important variable in learning. I’m a learning scientist. I think learners are learning scientists too. They want to figure out how they can learn what they want to learn in the most

What is the difference between Social Work and Community Welfare?

What is the difference between Social Work and Community Welfare?

Many people ask what is the difference between both degrees. We have different professional requirements both are professional degrees, meaning that once graduated you will be either a Social Worker or a Community Welfare worker. Placement hours in both degrees are quite significantly different. Social Work has over a 1,000 hours of field placement in

The Arts and Letters Pre-Health Major: Sociologist Sarah Mustillo

The Arts and Letters Pre-Health Major: Sociologist Sarah Mustillo

One of the great things, I think, that Notre Dame offers is this Arts and Letters, you know, Pre-Health or Pre-Professional Program. I think it is a great opportunity for students to expand beyond the biology and the chemistry and the organic chemistry which are all very important parts of preparing for a medical career.

Knowledge Economy Knowledge Society part1

Knowledge Economy Knowledge Society part1

My name is Victor Dorfler and I am from the Management Science Department. And I would like to introduce the concepts of the knowledge economy and knowledge society today. Basically the information era started at the time when the computers were invented. Now, this is not when we first start to use information, obviously. Therefore

Dr. Amy Chasteen Miller – Associate Professor of Sociology

Dr. Amy Chasteen Miller – Associate Professor of Sociology

I decided I wanted to be a professor fairly early because I really liked being a student and I thought I’d like to be a student forever and I was in school, in high school, I started college. I loved every minute of college. I was the kid that just really enjoyed every class that