Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Sociology – Medial (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

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Plans of study for students who were admitted to a Sociology Plan after 1 May 2013
SOCY[----]-A or [----]SOCY-A (where [----] is a second subject of study)
Subject:  Administered by the Department of Sociology.
Plan:  Consists of 42.0 units as described below.
Program: *The Plan, in combination with a Medial Plan in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.0 units (114.0 units for students admitted prior to September 2017), will lead to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree.

1. Core
A. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Introduction to Sociology
Thinking Locally
Acting Globally
B. Complete the following:
SOCY 210Social Research Methods3.00
C. Select 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Introduction to Statistics
D. Complete the following:
SOCY 226Central Concepts in Sociological Theory3.00
SOCY 227Theorizing Contemporary Society3.00
2. Option
A. Select 3.00 units from the following:3.00
SOCY at the 400 level or above
Seminar in Women and Politics
B. Select 21.00 units from the following:21.00
SOCY at the 200 level or above
Cuban Culture & Society
Social Environments
Culture, Identity and Self
Intercultural Relations
Fitness, the Body and Culture
Seminar in Women and Politics
*Elective Courses78.00
Total Units120.00

3. Note

A.  A maximum of 6.0 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan Requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, LAW, NURS and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Sociology Course Lists

The following lists contain courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.5 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Statistic Course Options
BIOL 243Introduction to Statistics3.00
CHEE 209Analysis Of Process Data3.50
COMM 162Managerial Statistics3.00
ECON 250Introduction to Statistics3.00
GPHY 247Introduction to Statistics3.00
KNPE 251Introduction to Statistics3.00
NURS 323Introduction to Statistics3.00
POLS 385Introduction to Statistics3.00
PSYC 202Statistics in Psychology3.00
SOCY 211Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAM 200Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAT 263Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAT 367Engineering Data Analysis4.00