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 POLITICAL SCIENCE - 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. SOCI 1004 The Logic of Social Inquiry
2. MGMT 1000 Introduction to Computers
3. ECON 1005 Introductory Statistics

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

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. SCOI 1000 Introduction to Sociology II
8 GOVT 1000 Introduction to Political Analysis
9. GOVT 1001 Introduction to Caribbean Politics
10. HIST 1004 Introductory History of the Caribbean


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. GOVT 2014 Western Political Thought
6. GOVT 2015 Modern Political Thought
7. SOCI 3013 Caribbean Social Policy
8. GOVT 3017 Caribbean Governance I
9. GOVT 3018 Caribbean Governance II
10. SOCI 3035 Caribbean Social Problems


LEVEL III

1. GOVT 2010 Politics of Developing Nations
2. GOVT 2024 Contemporary Political Democracy

3. GOVT 2021 Socialist Political Economy OR
GOVT 2016 Caribbean Political Philosophy

4. SOCI 3012 Caribbean Social Planning
5. GOVT 3049 Caribbean International Politics
6. GOVT 3014 Theories of International Politics
7. GOVT 3015 International Politics and Political Economy
8. SOCI 3026 Sociology of Development

9-10. Two (2) of:
SOCI 3004 Sociology of Tourism
SOCI 3007 Rural Development
SOCI 3014 Criminology
SOCI 3017 Criminal Justice
SOCI 3016 Social Gerontology
SOCI 3027 Gender and Development
SOCI 3033 Drugs and Society
SOWK 3034 Children and Family Services
SOCI 3000 Supervised Research Or
Two (2) Level II/III Sociology electives

GOVT 2000 Women and Politics
GOVT 3000 African Political Philosophy in Antiquity
GOVT 2057 eGovernance for Small Island Developing States I
GOVT3058 eGovernance for Small Island Developing States II
GOVT3025 Trade and the Environment
SOCI 2013 Caribbean Social Development
SOCI 2014 Caribbean Kinship
SOCI3009 Industrial Sociology I
SOCI3037 Social Dimensions of Inequality and Marginalisation




 

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