This introductory textbook presents key topics and encourages students to explore them through the lenses of major theoretical perspectives in an easy-to-follow format.
Individualize learning through adaptive remediation and the mastery-based pedagogy of Hawkes’ automated homework system.
Actual retail prices for students are set by individual bookstores.
With content written by contributing instructors from across the country, Hawkes' three-mode Learning Path teaches students a systematic approach to learning.
Hawkes provides students with unlimited opportunities to demonstrate an understanding of learning objectives at a defined competency level without penalty. Customized practice sessions tailor the learning path to individual needs, and game-like lessons motivate students to achieve mastery.
Learn offers a multimedia-rich presentation of the lesson content. It includes instructional videos, interactive questions, group activities, and more.
Practice engages students with algorithmically generated questions and intelligent tutoring in an ungraded environment.
Certify requires students to demonstrate mastery of the material at a defined proficiency level without access to tutoring aids.
Everything—from the initial login to the final assignment—is designed with the student in mind, providing them with the tools they need to achieve academic excellence.
PRACTICE TESTING Create personal assessments and receive a breakdown of demonstrated competency to identify individual strengths and weaknesses for additional practice.
Get precise, intelligent feedback from the adaptive software, which anticipates and diagnoses specific errors to help correct mistakes.
Continuously updated and free, www.sociology.hawkeslearning.com provides curated sociology resources connecting course content to students' everyday lives.
Synchronize class rosters, assignments, and final grades into your LMS—including Canvas, Brightspace, Moodle, and Blackboard—from your Hawkes Grade Book. Allow your students to log into Hawkes directly with single sign-on.
The course management system contains robust reporting tools so you can track how students are doing on any assignment in real time. Detailed performance reporting and analytics allow you to keep a finger on the pulse of your classroom.
Dr. Tristan Denley | Chief Academic Officer of the University System of Georgia
TRAINING AND SUPPORT TEAM Your school will be assigned a dedicated Training and Support Specialist who will work with you before, during, and after each term to learn about your course goals and help you utilize the Hawkes system to achieve them.