In the first four weeks of the course, you have learned why the study of sociology matters in your life and career. You have explored the skill of problem-solving by using the scientific method and discovered how you can use your self and social awareness skills to help solve problems. You have also explored the concept of culture and discovered why relationship-building is an essential skill for success.

The following question will give you a chance to self-evaluate, think about what you’ve been learning in this course, and draw your own conclusions about how you can apply sociology in your life. Your answers may be used to determine how to improve the program for future students.

1. How can you apply these skills to both sociological questions and problems you are facing in your personal and professional life?

2. How can you apply the skill of relationship building as you attempt to work with a group of diverse members?