Delivered concurrently with:

SSSocSC4: Social Institutions.

Unit 2: Culture and Social Structure

SSSocC3: Social Structure & Interaction​


  • a. Explain the components of social structure; include status, role and social institutions.

  • b. Describe and compare various types of societies.

  • c. Categorize groups within a society by comparing primary and secondary groups, in and out groups, reference groups, and social networks.

  • d. Analyze the components, varieties, and functions of group dynamics; include such factors as group size, leadership and authority, and such processes as bystander effect and groupthink.

  • e. Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of formal organizations and bureaucracies.

A public education rapid transit system

Delivered concurrently with:

SSSocSC4: Social Institutions.

e. Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of formal organizations and bureaucracies.

c. Categorize groups within a society by comparing primary and secondary groups, in and out groups, reference groups, and social networks.

​a. Explain the components of social structure; include status, role and social institutions

d. Analyze the components, varieties, and functions of group dynamics; include such factors as group size, leadership and authority, and such processes as bystander effect and groupthink.

Delivered concurrently with:

SSSocSC4: Social Institutions.

Delivered concurrently with:

SSSocSC4: Social Institutions.

Delivered concurrently with:

SSSocSC4: Social Institutions.

b. Describe and compare various types of societies.