University Catalogue

Curriculum in Sociology
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Arts

(see footnotes at bottom)

 


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

††SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3 hours
ENGL 101 or
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
Anthropology   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
LS 102 Introduction to Information Research 1 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††SOC 212 Social Problems 3 hours
ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors                                         
3 hours
MathematicsG   3 hours
Fine Arts4   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

††SOC 2031 Reading and Writing for Sociology                           3 hours
Speech
Communication6,G
                                  3 hours
English
LiteratureG
  3 hours
Foreign
Language2
  3 hours
Mathematics or
Analytical
ReasoningG
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

Elective   3 hours
Foreign
Language2
  3 hours
††Sociology
Elective
                                                          3 hours
Natural
Science3,G
  3 hours
††Sociology
Elective1
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††SOC 305 Data Analysis and Statistics for the
Social Sciences
                                                   
3 hours
HistoryG                        3 hours
††Sociology
Elective1
  3 hours
Natural
Science3,G
  3 hours
Anthropology or
Geography or
Criminal Justice
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

Anthropology or
Geography or
Criminal Justice
  3 hours
Geography                                               3 hours
Natural
Science3,G
  3 hours
††SOC 310 Methods of Social Research                                   3 hours
Social
Science
Elective5,G
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

Elective   3 hours
††Sociology
Elective1
  3 hours
Social
Science
Elective5,G
  3 hours
††SOC 411 Race and Ethnic Relations 3 hours
††SOC 465 Social Change and Globalization                              3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††SOC 430 The Development of Social Theory                           3 hours
††Sociology
Elective1
  3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
††Sociology
300-400
Level
Elective1
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of free electives.

GGeneral Education Courses
††Indicates courses required in major. A grade of "C" or better is required.
1Any Sociology course not already required in the curriculum.
2Nine hours in one foreign language.
3Nine hours, to include a 6- hour sequence of either biological or physical science, and the opposite for the other 3 hours.
4Music 151, Theatre 131, Art 105, Art 106, DNC 302, or HONR 191.
5Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, Political Science, or Psychology.
6Communications 210, 211, 211H, 213, 215, or 270.