Checklist for Majors

Department of Sociology (Spring 2015)

Requirements for the Major in Sociology (B.A.)

 

Core courses required of ALL majors (6 units)

 

_____   SO 101 Principles of Sociology OR SO 103 American Society and its Social Problems (D)

_____   SO 233 Research Methods I

_____   SO 234 Research Methods II (Prerequisite: SO 233)

_____   SO 343 Sociological Theory

Senior Learning Community (Prerequisites: SO 233, SO 234, SO 343) consisting of:

_____ SO 491   Senior Seminar

_____ SO 400   Senior RFT

 

Concentration requirements (6 units):

 

Academic Sociology

_____   SO 315 Social Inequality

_____   SO203  Principles of Social Psychology

_____   SO303  Race and Ethnic Relations (D) OR SO213 Sociology of Gender (D)

One course on social institutions selected from the following:

_____   SO305  Criminology

_____   SO300 Law and Society

_____   SO301  Marriage and Family (D)

2 Electives

_____   Elective 1 in sociology or social work

_____   Elective 2 in sociology or social work

 

 

Criminal Sociology

_____   SO207  The Criminal Justice System

_____   SO305  Criminology

_____   SO308 Criminal Law

_____   One elective in anthropology

_____   Elective 1 in sociology or social work

_____   Elective 2 in sociology or social work

 

Family Studies / Social Work

_____   SO213  Sociology of Gender (D)

_____   SO301  Marriage and Family (D)

_____   SO303  Race and Ethnic Relations (D) OR AN201 Comparative Cultures (I)

_____   SW105 Introduction to Social Welfare Practice

 

_____   Elective 1 in sociology or social work

_____   Elective 2 in sociology or social work