Mitra Hoshiar, Ed.D.

Department of Philosophy/Sociology


Phone: (818) 710-4223

Areas of Specialization

Diversity and Inclusion

Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Educational Technology and Distance Learning

Quantitative Research Methods

Sociological Analysis

Social Inequality



Soc. 1: Introduction to Sociology (Section 0918, 0919, 0920). Spring 2015

Soc. 1: Introduction to Sociology (Section 0622). Spring 2015

Soc. 4: Sociological Analysis (Section 0650). Spring 2015


Where to Start?

Activate your account and login (for officially enrolled students in the class through the“Admissions Office”)
1) Go to

2) Click on your class link with the “CORRECT” section number. (Chose the link with the appropriate semester, year, and section number)
3) Once you are in, familiarize yourself with the materials I have made available to you, including Course Syllabus.



American Psychological Association (APA Writing Format)

American Sociological Association (ASA)

Center for Academic Success

Pierce Online Central

Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS)

The Library @ Pierce College