Sociology (Associate in Arts)
|Courses Required for the Major:|
|3||SOCO 101 Principles of Sociology|
|3||SOCO 110 Contemporary Social Problems|
|Select 12 units from:|
|3||SOCO 125 Sociology of the Family|
|3||SOCO 201 Advanced Principles of Sociology|
|1 - 4||SOCO 270 Work Experience|
|3||SOCO 223 Globalization and Social Change|
|3||ANTH 103 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology|
|3||PSYC 101 General Psychology|
|18||= Total Units|
|and electives as needed to meet minimum 60 units required for the degree.|
Note: Only one Sociology (SOCO) course from the above list may be used to satisfy SDCCD general education requirements.
Academic Requirements (Associate in Arts).
Electives as needed to meet minimum of 60 units required for the degree:
Recommended Electives: Anthropology 103; English 101, 105; Filipino Studies 100; **Foreign Language; History 105, 106; Mathematics 119; Natural Sciences (Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, laboratory courses from either of the above); Philosophy 102A, 102B; Psychology 101, 258; Sociology 201, 270, 290; Speech Communications 103 or 135.
*Some campuses might not offer all courses.
It is strongly recommended that students planning to transfer to a four-year institution complete a course in statistics, either Psychology 258, or Mathematics 119.
**Although no courses in a foreign language are specified in the above course sequence, a minimal familiarity with one foreign language is desirable. The particular language should be selected in consultation with the Behavioral Sciences Department.
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See the Mesa College catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.
Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foriegn language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.