The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Undergraduate Programmes

POLITICAL SCIENCE and PSYCHOLOGY - Joint Major

Please note that this programme structure acts as a guideline, refer to your Undergraduate Handbook for official programme information.

Some courses are accompanied by a webpage which includes course information.

LEVEL I

1. PSYC 1004 Introduction to Social Psychology
2. SOCI 1004 The Logic of Social Inquiry
3. ECON 1005 Introductory Statistics
4. MGMT 1000 Introduction to Computers
5. PSYC 1003 Introduction to Psychology

6. One (1) of:
FOUN 1001 English for Academic Purposes OR
FOUN 1008 Rhetoric II: Writing for Special Purposes

7. One (1) of:
FOUN 1101 Caribbean Civilization OR
FOUN 1210 Science, Medicine and Tech. in Society

8. GOVT 1000 Introduction to Political Analysis
9. GOVT 1001 Introduction to Caribbean Politics

10. One (1) of:
SOCI 1002 Introduction to Sociology I
SOCI 1000 Introduction to Sociology II
ECON 1001 Introduction to Microeconomics
ECON 1002 Introduction to Macroeconomics
SOWK 1000 Human Behaviour
HIST 1004 Introductory History of the Caribbean
INRL 1000 Introduction to International Relations

LEVEL II

1. GOVT 2014 Western Political Thought
2. GOVT 2015 Modern Political Thought
3. SOCI 2007 Survey Design and Analysis
4. SOCI 2006 Qualitative Research Methods
5. PSYC 2012 Developmental Psychology
6. PSYC 2002 Abnormal Psychology
7. PSYC 2002 Physiological Psychology
8. GOVT 2010 Politics of Developing Nations
9. PSYC 2009 Learning Theory and Practice
10. One (1) Psychology course drawn from Level II/III.


LEVEL III

1. GOVT 3049 Caribbean International Politics
2 GOVT 3000 Caribbean Political Philosophy

3. GOVT 3000 African Political Philosophy in Antiquity OR
GOVT 2000 Women and Politics

4. GOVT 3017 Caribbean Governance I
5 GOVT 3018 Caribbean Governance II
6. GOVT 2024 Contemporary Political Democracy
7. GOVT 3014 Theories of International Politics
8-9. PSYC 3021 Research Thesis in Applied Psychology

10. One (1) of:
PSYC 3024 Applied Psychology Research Methods
PSYC 3017 Personality Theory & Assessment II
PSYC 3013 Contemporary Issues in Social Psychology
PSYC 3014 Industrial and Organizational Psychology
PSYC 3008 Elements of Counselling and Psychotherapy
PSYC 2001 Counselling I
PSYC 2017 Gender and Psychology
PSYC 2016 Communications Psychology
PSYC 2015 Culture and Psychology
PSYC 3003 Community and Environmental Psychology
GOVT 3015 International Politics and Political Economy
GOVT 2057 eGovernance for Small Island Developing States I
GOVT 3058 eGovernance for Small Island Developing States II
GOVT 3025 Trade and Environment



 

Department of Government, Sociology & Social Work
Tel: (246) 417-4288/4293/4996 Fax: (246) 417-4425 Email: gss@cavehill.uwi.edu