2008-2009 Catalog 
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2008-2009 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sociology, BA

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  • To read critically, write in a clear logical manner, and verbally communicate clearly and effectively
  • To show broad knowledge about society and social behavior and provide credible explanations that explain how and why social development has taken a particular direction
  • To analyze, understand and assess the complexity of the human experience as related to social institutions
  • To analyze and describe how we developed as a people or society, including the social phenomena of racism, sexism, and other forms of structured inequality
  • To identify and critically assess ethnocentrism
  • To apply analytic, evaluative, and critical skills in the collection and analysis of sociological data

General Requirements

  • A minimum of 36 hours in Sociology, at least 18 hours of which must be upper-division courses (300 or 400 level). Courses at the 500 level may be taken by qualified undergraduates with the consent of the instructor
  • Completing the Sociology Field Test from Educational Testing Services during the final semester of course work. Dates and times for the test will be announced.

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