Majors & Minors in Sociology

 

Requirement for Sociology Major: Core requirements and 36 units Soc

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Two 200 level sociology courses (excluding Soc 214) (6)

Core requirements

SOC 214 Statistics (4)
SOC 300 Intersection: Race, Class, Gender (3)
SOC 302 Sociological Theory (4)

Methods

SOC 310 Approaches to Social Research (4) OR
ANTH 312 Ethnographic Methods (3)

Senior Seminar

SOC 407 and SOC 408 (6)

Upper-Division Courses

Choose two 300 level sociology electives (that is, excluding course in the program core and methods requirements) (6)

Anthropology/Sociology Minor

A minimum of 15 credits
 
•   One intermediate course: ANTH 250 OR SOC 300, 3 credits
•   One Methods OR one Theory course: ANTH 312, SOC 310 OR ANTH 310, SOC 302, 3 or 4 credits
•   Nine credits in other ANTH or SOC topics courses, (one 200-level and two 300-level), 9 credits