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

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Undergraduate Programmes

SOCIOLOGY and LAW - 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

(Students registered for this programme must complete eleven (11) courses at Level I)

1. SOCI 1004 The Logic of Social Inquiry
2. MGMT 1000 Introduction to Computers

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

4. ECON 1005 Introductory Statistics

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

6. SOCI 1002 Introduction to Sociology I
7. SOCI 10000 Introduction to Sociology II
8. LAW 1010 Law and Legal Systems
9. LAW 1110 Criminal Law I
10. LAW 1020 Constitutional Law
11. LAW 1230 Legal Methods Research and Writing


LEVEL II

1. SOCI 2000 Classical Social Theory
2. SOCI 2001 Modern Social Theory
3. SOCI 2006 Qualitative Research Methods
4. SOCI 2007 Survey Design and Analysis
5. SOCI 3035 Caribbean Social Problems

6-10 Five (5) of:
LAW 2210 Real Property I
LAW 2310 Public International Law
LAW 2510 Jurisprudence
LAW 2820 Equitable Remedies
LAW 2220 Real Property II
LAW 2320 Public International Law II
An Approved Level II/III Law Course.


LEVEL III

1. SOCI 3012 Caribbean Social Planning
2. SOCI 3026 Sociology of Development

3. One (1) of:
SOCI 3013 Caribbean Social Policy
SOCI 3027 Gender and Development
SOCI 2013 Caribbean Social Development
SOCI 3007 Rural Development

4-5. Two (2) of:
SOCI 3014 Criminology
SOCI 3017 Criminal Justice
SOCI 3009 Industrial Sociology I
SOWK 3032 Substance Abuse Management in Caribbean Society
SOCI 3037 Social Dimensions of Inequality and Marginalisation
SOCI3033 Drugs and Society

6-10. Five (5) of:
LAW 3020 Employment Law
LAW 3210 Family Law I (Husband & Wife)
LAW 3220 Family Law II (Children)
LAW 3710 Caribbean Commonwealth Human Rights Law
LAW 3340 International Law of Human Rights
An approved Level II/III Law Course.




 

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