Sociology Global Comparative Studies Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major - 57 units (33 units Sociology, 24 units Comparative Studies)
SOCIOLGY 240PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (GS)3
SOCIOLGY 295BASIC SOCIAL STATISTICS (Satisfies Technological Literacy Requirement)3
SOCIOLGY 476METHODS OF SOCIAL RESEARCH3
Pick one (Satisfies writing requirement):3
SOCIAL THEORY: CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES
ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY
Choose 3 units from:3
APPLIED SOCIOLOGY 1
SEMINAR IN SOCIOLOGY
Select at least 3 units from each of the four numbered groups below - include at least 9 units from courses numbered 300 or above:12
Group 1A:
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 2A:
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 3A:
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 4A:
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)
Sociology Electives - Select 3 units from 1A, 2A, 3A or 4A not already taken or from the following:0-3
INTRODUCTION TO PEACE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE FICTION
WORKSHOP
SPECIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT STUDY
INDEPENDENT STUDY- UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
SENIOR HONORS THESIS
Complete a second semester college-level course in any foreign language with a grade of C or higher or pass a test demonstrating equivalent foreign language proficiency3
Select 6 units from the following:6
Group 1B-COMPARISONS:
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY (GS)
WOMEN AND MEN IN CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVE (GS)
COMPARATIVE ECONOMIC SYSTEMS
INTRODUCTION TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS (GS)
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY (GS)
CROSS CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY
POPULATION STUDIES
RACE AND ETHNICITY IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE (DV)
Select 3 units from each of group 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B and 6B. No more than 6 of the 15 units can be from the same department. Courses credits toward Area "A" cannot be credited toward Area "B":15
Group 2B-WORLD SYSTEMS:
GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE WORLD ECONOMY
ECONOMICS OF GLOBALIZATION
GLOBALIZATION AND THE CITY
HISTORY OF CAPITALISM IN THE WEST
SOCIOLOGY OF GLOBALIZATION
Group 3B-EUROPE:
GEOGRAPHY OF EUROPE
RECENT AMERICA, 1945 TO THE PRESENT (GH)
HISTORY OF TWENTIETH CENTURY EUROPE
COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT - EUROPE
INTRODUCTION TO WESTERN RELIGIONS (GH)
Group 4B-ASIA:
GEOGRAPHY OF SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA (GS)
GEOGRAPHY OF EAST ASIA (GS)
HISTORY OF RUSSIA SINCE 1815
MODERN CHINA
POLITICS OF DEVELOPMENT
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF ASIA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF CHINA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF JAPAN
INTRODUCTION TO ASIAN RELIGIONS (GH)
ASIAN RELIGIOUS THOUGHT (GH)
GENDER AND FAMILY IN JAPAN
CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE SOCIETY
CONTEMPORARY CHINESE SOCIETY
Group 5B-LATIN AMERICAN AND CARRIBEAN:
WOMEN AND THE SHAPING OF LATIN AMERICAN CULTURE
GEOGRAPHY OF LATIN AMERICA
MODERN LATIN AMERICA (GH)
HISTORY OF MEXICO (GH)
REVOLUTIONARY CHANGE IN LATIN AMERICA (GH)
INTRODUCTION TO LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES (GI)
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF LATIN AMERICA
Group 6B-MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
MODERNIZATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST (GH)
ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT, 1900-PRESENT
MODERN AFRICA (GH)
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF AFRICA
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Global Comparative Electives - Select 3 units from Groups 1B, 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B or the following: 20-3
TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT
GLOBAL OPERATIONS STRATEGY
INTERNATIONAL MARKETING
Total Units51-57
1

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

2

Selected in consultation with advisor, including travel study and/or study abroad transfer credits.  Courses credited toward Section 7 or Area "A" or "B" requirements cannot be credited in section 9.