Department of Government, Sociology & Social Work
Undergraduate Programmes - B. Sc. Political Science and Economics
Please note that this programme structure acts as a guideline, refer to your Undergraduate Handbook for official programme information.

Students who have not met the matriculation requirements for the Department of Economics are required to take ECON 1003 – Maths for Social Sciences 1.

 

LEVEL I      
                                                                                                                                         
1.             ECON 1005            Introduction to Statistics                                         
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.             GOVT 1000            Introduction to Political Institutions and Analysis        
5.             GOVT 1011            Introduction to Caribbean Politics                             
6.             FOUN 1101            Caribbean Civilisation OR                                     
                FOUN 1210            Science, Medicine and Technology                        
7.             ECON 1001            Introduction to Microeconomics                            
8.             ECON 1002            Introduction to Macroeconomics                              
9.             ECON 1004            Maths for Social Sciences II                                    
10.           SOCI 1001              Introduction to Social Research                            
 

LEVEL II
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
1.             GOVT 2014            Western Political Thought                                        
2.             GOVT 2015            Modern Political Thought 
3.             GOVT 2024            Contemporary Political Democracy                            
4.             GOVT 3017            Caribbean Governance I                                         
5.             GOVT 3018            Caribbean Governance II                                                                     
6.             ECON 2000            Intermediate Microeconomics I                               
7.             ECON 2001            Intermediate Microeconomics II                              
8.             ECON 2002            Intermediate Macroeconomics I                             
9.             ECON 2003            Intermediate Macroeconomics II                            
10.           ECON 2026            Statistical Methods II                                              
 

LEVEL  III                                                                                                                         

1.             SOCI 2006             Qualitative Research Methods         
2.             GOVT 2010            Politics of Developing Nations
3.             GOVT 2016            Caribbean Political Philosophy                                
4.             GOVT 2057            eGovernance for Small Island Developing States
5.             GOVT 3015            International Politics and Political Economy             
6.             ECON 2025            Statistical Methods  OR                                         
                ECON 3049            Econometrics 1                                                     
7-10.        Any four (4) approved Level II/III Economics courses.



Department of Government Sociology & Social Work
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