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 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 Technology in Society

8. SOCI 1000 Introduction to Sociology II
9. SOCI 1002 Introduction to Sociology I

10. One (1) of:
GOVT 1000 Introduction to Political Analysis
GOVT 1001 Introduction to Caribbean Politics
SOWK 1001 Introduction to Social Work
HIST 1004 Introductory History of the Caribbean
ECON 1001 Introduction to Microeconomics
ECON 1002 Introduction to Macroeconomics


LEVEL II

1. PSYC 2002 Abnormal Psychology
2. PSYC 2003 Physiological Psychology
3. PSYC 2009 Learning Theory and Practice
4. PSYC 2012 Developmental Psychology
5. SOCI 2000 Classical Social Theory
6. SOCI 2001 Modern Social Theory
7. SOCI 2006 Qualitative Research Methods
8. SOCI 2007 Survey Design and Analysis
9. SOCI 3013 Caribbean Social Policy
10. SOCI 3035 Caribbean Social Problems


LEVEL III

1. SOCI 3012 Caribbean Social Planning
2. PSYC 3014 Industrial and Organisational Psychology
3. SOCI 3026 Sociology of Development
4-5. SOCI 3000 Supervised Research OR
Two (2) Level II/III Sociology Electives
6-7. PSYC 3021 Research Thesis in Applied Psychology
8. PSYC 3024 Applied Psychology Research Methods
9-10. Two (2) of:
PSYC 3013 Contemporary Issues in Social Psychology
PSYC 2004 Personality Theory and Assessment 1
PSYC 3017 Personality Theory and Assessment II
PSYC2001 Counselling I
SOCI3037 Social Dimensions of Inequality and Marginalisation
SOCI 3009 Industrial Sociology
SOCI 2013 Caribbean Social Development
SOCI 3014 Criminology
PSYC 3009 Communications Psychology
PSYC 2017 Gender and Psychology
PSYC 3008 Elements of Counselling and Psychotherapy
PSYC 3003 Community and Environmental Psychology
Or Any Level II/III Sociology Courses Not Yet Taken.

 

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