Department of Government, Sociology & Social Work
Undergraduate Programmes: Political Science and Law

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

Students registered for this programme must complete 12 courses at level 1

 

LEVEL I
                                                                                                                                                 
1.             SOCI 1005             Introductory Statistics for the Behavioural Sciences             
2.             One (1) of:
                FOUN 1001            English for Academic Purposes OR                       
                FOUN 1008            Rhetoric II: Writing for Special Purposes                
3.             One (1) of:             
                SOCI 1001            Introduction to Social Research  OR                             
                HIST 1004             Introductory History of the Caribbean                          
4.             MGMT 1000         Introduction to Computers                                           
5.             One (1) of:
                FOUN 1101            Caribbean Civilization OR                                      
                FOUN 1210            Science, Medicine and Technology                         
6.             GOVT 1000            Introduction to Political Institutions and Analysis        
7.             GOVT 1011            Introduction to Caribbean Politics                             
8.             LAW 1010              Law and Legal Systems                                            
9.             LAW 1110              Criminal Law I                                                         
10.           LAW 1020              Constitutional Law                                         
11.           LAW 1231              Legal Methods, Research and Writing                     
12.           LAW 1232              Legal Methods, Research and Writing 11         
 
 

LEVEL II                                                                                                      

1.             GOVT 2014            Western Political Thought                                           
2.             GOVT 2015            Modern Political Thought                                            
3.             GOVT 3017            Caribbean Governance I                                             
4.             GOVT 3018            Caribbean Governance II                                            
5.             SOCI 2006              Qualitative Research Methods                             
6-10.        Five (5) approved Level II/III Law courses.


LEVEL III                                                                                                           

1.          GOVT 2010            Politics of Developing Nations                            
2.          GOVT 2016            Caribbean Political Philosophy                      
3.          GOVT 2024            Contemporary Political Democracy                             
4.          GOVT 2057           eGovernance for Small Island Developing States                                   
5.          GOVT 3015            International Politics and Political Economy.       
6-10.     Five (5) approved Level II/III courses.                               
                                           
             

 

 


Department of Government Sociology & Social Work
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