Sociology Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements - 36 units 1
SOCIOLGY 240PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (GS)3
Pick one of the following (satisfies writing requirement):3
SOCIAL THEORY: CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES
ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY
SOCIOLGY 476METHODS OF SOCIAL RESEARCH3
SOCIOLGY 295BASIC SOCIAL STATISTICS (Satisfies Technological Literacy Requirement)3
SOCIOLGY 493APPLIED SOCIOLOGY 10-12
or SOCIOLGY 494 SEMINAR IN SOCIOLOGY
Select at least 3 units from each of the five numbered groups below. Include at least 9 units from courses numbered 300 or above:15
Group 1:
SOCIAL PROBLEMS (GS)
SOCIOLOGY OF NEWS AND THE MASS MEDIA
SOCIAL MOVEMENTS AND COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOR
URBAN SOCIETY
SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY
POLITICAL SOCIOLOGY
ORGANIZATIONS AND SOCIETY
Group 2:
RACE AND ETHNIC RELATIONS (DV)(GS)
THE AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY: A SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE (DV)(GS)
ASIAN AMERICANS (DV) (GS)
RACE, ETHNICITY AND FILM (DV)
SOCIOLOGY OF GENDER
SOCIAL STRATIFICATION AND SOCIAL INEQUALITY
SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION
RACIAL & ETHNIC INEQUALITY: BEYOND THE CLASSROOM
Group 3:
INTRODUCTION TO FAMILY STUDIES (GS)
CULTURE, MEDICINE AND HEALTH
SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH AND ILLNESS
SOCIOLOGY OF DISABILITY
SOCIOLOGY OF FAMILY AND WORK
GENDER AND FAMILY IN JAPAN
POPULATION STUDIES
AFRICAN AMERICAN FAMILIES (DV)
MINORITY AND MULTIRACIAL FAMILIES (DV)
Group 4:
INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINOLOGY (GS)
SOCIOLOGY OF LAW
JUVENILE DELINQUENCY
SOCIOLOGY OF VIOLENT CRIME
WHITE-COLLAR CRIME: CORPORATE AND GOVERNMENTAL DEVIANCE
SOCIOLOGY OF TERRORISM
SOCIOLOGY OF POLICE AND COURTS
RESTORATIVE JUSTICE
SOCIOLOGY OF DRUGS AND CRIME
SOCIOLOGY OF PUNISHMENT AND CORRECTIONS
WOMEN AND CRIME
MINORITIES & THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM (DV)
Group 5:
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY (GS)
WOMEN AND THE SHAPING OF LATIN AMERICAN CULTURE
ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIOLOGY
SOCIOLOGY OF NATURAL DISASTERS
CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE SOCIETY
CONTEMPORARY CHINESE SOCIETY
SOCIOLOGY OF GLOBALIZATION
THE HOLOCAUST: NAZI GERMANY AND THE GENOCIDE OF THE JEWS
RACE AND ETHNICITY IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE (DV)
TRAVEL STUDY
Electives 2
Select elective courses for a total of 36 units in the Major. Electives include any courses in groups 1-5 not already selected above, and the following:6
INTRODUCTION TO PEACE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE FICTION
WORKSHOP
SPECIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT STUDY
INDEPENDENT STUDY- UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
SENIOR HONORS THESIS
Total Units36
1

 A Maximum of 6 units of SOCIOLGY 493 can count in the major.

2

GENED 130 not applicable.

An approved minor is required for this major.