Sociology - Honors Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements - 57 units
SOCIOLGY 240PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (GS)3
SOCIOLGY 295BASIC SOCIAL STATISTICS (Satisfies Technological Literacy Requirement)3
SOCIOLGY 473SOCIAL THEORY: CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES (Satisfies Major Writing Requirement)3
or SOCIOLGY 420 ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY
SOCIOLGY 476METHODS OF SOCIAL RESEARCH (Satisfies Computer Literacy and Statistics)3
Select 3 additional units of theory from the following:3
CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL THOUGHT
PSYCH 391
SOCIAL PHILOSOPHY (GH)
PHILOSOPHY OF THE NATURAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (GH)
FEMINIST THEORIES
BLACK POLITICAL AND SOCIAL THOUGHT (DV)
HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT
Select 3-6 units from:3-6
APPLIED SOCIOLOGY
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
Select a 3 unit foreign language course at third semester or higher, or travel study course3
SOCIOLGY 498RINDEPENDENT STUDY- UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH (satisfies preparation for Senior Honors Thesis)2
Select an additional 6 units 300- or above Sociology (excluding SOCIOLGY 498 and SOCIOLGY 499) and with honors designation6
Select an additional 4 units of the following:4
SENIOR HONORS THESIS 1
Additional elective units chosen in consultation with advisor to total 57. Electives include from Areas 3, 5, 6 and 7 above and those below:0-6
INTRODUCTION TO PEACE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE FICTION
WORKSHOP
TRAVEL STUDY
APPLIED SOCIOLOGY
SPECIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT STUDY
SENIOR HONORS THESIS
GENED 130 not applicable.
Total Units57
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Prerequisites: Senior standing, 3.40 GPA, SOCIOLGY 473 with B or higher grade, SOCIOLGY 476 with B or higher grade SOCIOLGY 498.