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

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Undergraduate Programmes

SOCIOLOGY with LAW - Major / Minor

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


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LEVEL I

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

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

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 1000 Introduction to Sociology II
7. SOCI 1002 Introduction to Sociology I
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 3026 Sociology of Development
6. SOCI 3035 Caribbean Social Problems
7-10. Four(4) of the following of which AT LEAST THREE
(3) MUST BE CHOSEN FROM GROUP B.


GROUP A
a. SOCI 3014 Criminology
b. SOCI 3004 Sociology of Tourism
c. SOCI 3027 Gender and Development
d. SOCI 3007 Rural Development
e. SOCI 2013 Caribbean Social Development
f. GOVT 2000 Women and Politics
g. SOCI 3037 Social Dimensions of Inequality and Marginalisation
h. SOCI 3009 Industrial Sociology I
i. SOCI3017 Criminal Justice
j. One (1) Level II Political Science course.

GROUP B
a. LAW 2210 Real Property I
b. LAW 2310 Public International Law
d. LAW 2510 Jurisprudence
e. LAW 2820 Equitable Remedies
f. LAW 2220 Real Property II
g. LAW 2320 Public International Law II
h. LAW 3020 Employment Law
i. LAW 3210 Family Law I (Husband & Wife)
J. LAW 3220 Family Law II (Children)
k. LAW 3720 International Law of Human Rights
I. LAW 3260 Gender and Law in the Commonwealth Caribbean


LEVEL III

1-2. SOCI 3000 Supervised Research OR
Two (2) Level II/III Sociology electives
3. SOCI 3012 Caribbean Social Planning
4. SOCI 3013 Caribbean Social Policy
5-10. Six (6) of the following of WHICH AT LEAST THREE (3)
MUST BE CHOSEN FROM GROUP B.


GROUP A
(Those not previously selected from Year II Group A Electives)

GROUP B
(Those not previously selected from Level II Group B Electives)

LAW 3020 Employment Law
LAW 3210 Family Law 1 (Husband & Wife)
LAW 3220 Family Law II
LAW 3260 Gender and Law in the Commonwealth Caribbean
LAW 3710 Commonwealth Caribbean Human Rights Law
LAW 3340 International Law of Human Rights
An approved Level II/III Law course not already taken.

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