Social problem presentation

Instructions

For this assignment, you will put together a presentation. It is suggested that you use Prezi as it is a great way to integrate text, images, and video in a moving, spatially organized format.

Next, go to this page to view instructions on how to create a Prezi

You may also use PowerPoint or use another presentation program. Please attach, embed, or provide a link to your presentation to submit it for grading.

Your Presentation must do the following:

1. Select a social problem of your choice. Describe two organizations (feel free to do your own independent research on these organizations) that is seeking to address this social problem.

2. Next, analyze two major ways that each organization is addressing the social problem you have mentioned. For example, are they helping to create homeless shelters, are they helping people receive drug treatment, or are they working with state and local authorities to curb suffering in some area?

3. Define four concepts from our readings/materials that relate to your chosen social problem and analyze how these concepts help us better understand the social problem you are discussing. Concepts include ideas such as stratification, ethnicity, gentrification, sexism, and others as mentioned in our readings and materials.

4. Define one sociological theory from our readings/materials that relates to your chosen social problem and analyze how this theory helps us better understand the social problem you are discussing. Sociological theories include functionalism, conflict theory, feminist theory, symbolic interactionism, and others as mentioned in our readings and materials.

Your presentation should utilize sound critical thought and it should include appropriate APA in-text citations and full APA references at the end.

The structure of the Presentation must include the following:

— TITLE SLIDE/SECTION,

— BODY OF PRESENTATION WITH SUBHEADINGS

— REFERENCE SLIDE/SECTION.

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