Course Code (cross-listed)
  • SOC 224R
  • SWREN 224R
Course Title Poverty in Canada and its Social Consequences
Online Offers No offers currently scheduled.
Last offer: Winter 2017
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

A sociological analysis of poverty in contemporary Canada as it underlies a multiplicity of interlocking social problems. [Note: SWREN 224R is available only to students who have been given conditional admission to the BSW program; such students must have already completed their first undergraduate degree.]

Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.

Course Work and Exam Winter 2017 course outline (note 2)
Author(s) Tracy Peresinni

SOC 224R

  • Prerequisite: SOC 101/101R or 120R


  • Prerequisite: SOC 101/101R or 120R
System Requirements
  • A computer with Internet access is required for all online and multimodal courses. Please see the System Requirements.
Taught in English
Special Notes 1) SWREN 224R is only available to students who have been granted conditional admission to the BSW program.

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