Sociology Minor Requirements

Minor Requirements - 24 units 1
PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (GS)
Select 0-3 units from 3
BASIC SOCIAL STATISTICS
METHODS OF SOCIAL RESEARCH
Select 0-3 units from (satisfies writing requirement):3
SOCIAL THEORY: CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES
ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY
Select one course from four of the five groups below:12
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 1
Select elective courses for a total of 24 units in the Minor. 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
APPLIED SOCIOLOGY 2
SPECIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT STUDY
SENIOR HONORS THESIS
Total Units24
UNIQUE REQUIREMENT:
Select 3 units from:
SOCIAL THEORY: CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES
ANTHROPOLOGICAL THEORY
Select 3 units from:
METHODS OF SOCIAL RESEARCH
BASIC SOCIAL STATISTICS
BASIC STATISTICAL METHODS
INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL REASONING AND ANALYSIS (GM)
BUSINESS STATISTICS
1

Sociology required and elective units to total 24. GENED 130 not applicable.

2

Maximum of 3 units of SOCIOLGY 493 allowed for minor.