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Sociology (B.A.)

Sociology (B.A.)

 
 

Program Requirements for 2017-2018 Catalog Year

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The General Education Program Website is located at http://www.fgcu.edu/general_education

To prevent or minimize excess hours, select general education courses that satisfy common prerequisite requirements for your intended major.

  1. FGCU General Education Program (http://www.fgcu.edu/general_education/)

  2. Common Prerequisites
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course

    FGCU Course: Any 6 hours of lower level courses with the prefix of SYA, SYD, SYG, SYO or SYP
    Acceptable Course: (SYAXXXX or SYDXXXX or SYGXXXX or SYOXXXX or SYPXXXX) and (SYAXXXX or SYDXXXX or SYGXXXX or SYOXXXX or SYPXXXX)

  3. Required Courses in the Major (24 credits)
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course.

    IDS 3143 Issues in Science & Technology (3)
    IDS 3300 Foundations of Civic-Engagement (3)
    IDS 3332 Issues in Culture & Society (3)
    SYA 3300 Social Research Methods (3)
    SYA 3310 Qualitative Research Methods (3)
    SYA 4935 Senior Capstone (3)
    SYO 3530 Social Stratification (3)
    SYO 4180 Sociology of Work and Family (3)

  4. Restricted Electives in the Major (15 credits)
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course.

    Select one of the following:
    SYA 3010 Sociological Theory (3)
    SYA 3120 Contemp Sociological Theory (3)

    Select 12 credits from the following:

    Any 3000-4999 level course with the prefix of SYA, SYD, SYG, SYO, SYP (3)*

    *Courses used to satisfy one elective category cannot be used to satisfy another elective category.

  5. University Requirements (3 credits)
    IDS 3920 University Colloquium (3)

  6. Additional Electives - as needed to reach total credits required for the degree
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED: 120 HRS