UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Sociology, B.A. (2018-2019 Archive)

Notice: The General Education requirements prescribed on this Road Map are based on the Plan R Required Pattern of Courses (GE catalog years 2006-2018). See General Education Plan R for more information.

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Skills: Written Communication 3
MATH 140 (also meets GE Basic Skills: Mathematics) 4
SOC 150 3
GE Social Sciences 3
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Arts and Humanities 3
GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking 3
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Total 16

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
GE Arts and Humanities 3
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
Elective 3
Total 16

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Lifelong Learning 3
Sociology Elective 3
Sociology Concentration 3
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Elective 3
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
SOC 424/L 4
Sociology Concentration 3
GE Social Sciences 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Total 16

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
SOC 430 4
Sociology Elective 3
GE Upper Division 3
GE Upper Division (select course to complete IC part 2 requirement) 3
Elective 3
Total 16

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
Sociology Elective 3
SOC 468 4
GE Upper Division 3
Sociology Elective 3
Total 13

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Sociology Concentration 3
SOC 497/L 4
Elective 3
Elective 3
Total 13
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

NOTES:

  • No more than 3 SOCIOLOGY elective units can be taken at the 200 level.
  • Students may concentrate in one of the areas below, but they are not required to do so for the B.A. in Sociology. Those students who wish to complete a concentration should take 9 of the 21 units in one of the concentrations below. Students who do not want to complete a concentration should take 21 units of electives from 200-400 level sociology courses.