Academic Calendar 2024-2025

Sociology – General (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts


Subject: Administered by the Department of Sociology.
Plan: Consists of 30.00 units as described below.
Program: The Plan, with sufficient electives to total 90.0 units, will lead to a Bachelor of Arts Degree.

Note: Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2023-2024 Calendar for the previous requirements.

1. Core
A. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Thinking Locally
and Acting Globally
Introduction to Sociology
2. Option
A. Complete 24.00 units from the following:24.00
SOCY at the 200-level or above
SOCY_Options at the 200-level or above
Elective Courses60.00
Total Units90.00

3. Notes

A. A maximum of 6.00 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, HSCI, LAW, NURS, and courses offered by Smith Engineering.

Sociology Course List

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.6 (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.


BADR 2003.00
DEVS 352Technology and Social Justice3.00
DEVS 358Non-Governmental Organisations, Policy Making and Development3.00
DEVS 366Land Politics and Health3.00
DEVS 367Climate Change, Disaster Risk, and Development3.00
INTS 306Culture, Identity, and Self3.00
INTS 307Intercultural Relations3.00
KNPE 367Fitness, the Body, and Culture3.00
PHIL 378Philosophy and Intersectionality3.00
POLS 318The Canadian Welfare State3.00
POLS 485Seminar in Women and Politics3.00