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

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Undergraduate Programmes

SOCIOLOGY - Special

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

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

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

4 ECON 1005 Introductory Statistics

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

6. SOCI 1002 Introduction to Sociology I
7. SOCI 1000 Introduction to Sociology II
8. HIST 1004 Introductory History of the Caribbean

9. One (1) of:
GOVT 1000 Introduction to Political Analysis Or
GOVT 1001 Introduction to Caribbean Politics

10. One (1) of:
ECON 1001 Introduction to Microeconomics
ECON 1002 Introduction to Macroeconomics
PSYC 1003 Introduction to Psychology
SOWK 1001 Introduction to Social Work
Other from 9 Or
An approved Level I course.



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:
PSYC 2001 Counselling I
SOCI 2014 Caribbean Kinship
PSYC 2012 Developmental Psychology
PSYC 2002 Abnormal Psychology
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
SOWK 3034 Children and Family Services
One or Two Level II Political Science Courses Or
An approved Level II/III Courses.



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. SOCI 3026 Sociology of Development

6-10. Five (5) of:
Those not previously selected at Level II
Two (2) approved courses from:

SOCI 2013 Caribbean Social Development
SOCI 3037 Social Dimensions of Inequality and Marginalisation
SOCI 3009 Industrial Sociology I

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