Advising Course Plan - Sociology Major

First Year
FallUnits
FSEM 100First Year Seminar1
General Education requirement11
General Education requirement11
SOCI 101SUnderstanding Society: An Introduction to Sociology1
 Term Units4
Spring
Writing requirement course1
General Education requirement11
SOCI Area/Elective21
Elective1
 Term Units4
Second Year
Fall
SOCI Area/Elective21
General Education requirement11
Elective1
Elective1
 Term Units4
Spring
SOCI Area/Elective21
General Education requirement11
Elective1
Elective1
 Term Units4
Third Year
Fall
SOCI 4953Sociological Theories1
SOCI 4963Social Research Methods1
Junior Seminar1
Elective1
 Term Units4
Spring
SOCI 4974Methods and Styles of Social Science Communication1
SOCI 498Q4Tools for Quantitative Analysis1
SOCI Area/Elective21
Elective1
SOCI 4946Sociology and Anthropology Colloquium0.0
 Term Units4
Fourth Year
Fall
SOCI 4995Senior Project1
SOCI Area/Elective21
General Education requirement11
Elective1
 Term Units4
Spring
SOCI Area/Elective21
Elective1
Elective1
Elective1
SOCI 4946Sociology and Anthropology Colloquium0.0
 Term Units4
Total Unit: 32
1

A&S students must take 5 of the 6 Knowledge of Human Cultures courses and 2 Personal and Social Responsibility courses, to include a Junior Seminar.

2

SOCI majors must take courses in the 3 Areas (Social Institutions, Social Issues and Inequality, and Social Change), and 3 electives. At least 3 of the Area and Elective courses must be at the 300-level or higher.

3

Prerequisites: SOCI 101S and two (2) additional SOCI courses before fall of the Junior year. SOCI 495 and 496 are only offered in the Fall. 

4

Prerequisites: SOCI 495 and SOCI 496. SOCI 497 and SOCI 498Q are only offered in the Spring.

5

Prerequisites: SOCI 495, SOCI 496, SOCI 497, and SOCI 498Q. SOCI 499 is only offered in the Fall. 

6

Majors must take SOCI 494 twice; one time must be during the junior or senior year, offered only in the Spring.