Sociology

AA/AS Degree – Concentration in Sociology

This curriculum is designed for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution in degree programs such as sociology, human services, and education. This program is part of the Education & Training Career Cluster.

The listed sequence of courses provides guidance for students so that they can complete this program of study in the most efficient manner. This sequence assumes that students have met college academic placement and/or other program requirements. Students are strongly urged to contact a college advisor for assistance in developing their plan for enrolling in courses to meet the program of study.

Faculty

maher_michael
Michael Maher
michael.maher@src.edu​

Sociology: 64 Credit Hours
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
ENG101Composition I3
 Social Behavioral Sciences3
 Humanities & Fine Arts3
 Mathematics3
 Suggested Course3
  15
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
ENG102Composition II3
 Social Behavioral Sciences3
 Humanities & Fine Arts3
 Lab Science4
 Suggested Course3
  16
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
 Mathematics3
 Social Behavioral Sciences3
 Non-Lab Science3
 Suggested Courses6
 Electives3
  18
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
COM103Speech Communication3
 Humanities & Fine Arts3
 Health Science3
 Suggested Courses6
  15
Suggested Courses Credit Hrs.
SOC100Introduction to Sociology3
SOC105
Introduction to Social Work
3
SOC110
Contemporary Social Problems3
SOC160
Introduction to Cultural Anthropology3
SOC215
Racial & Ethnic Relations3
SOC225
Sociology of Sex & Gender3
SOC250
Marriage & the Family3
SOC255
Deviance & Society
3
COM260
Argumentation3
PHI110
Introduction to Philosophy
3
POL180
American Government
3
PSY130
General Psychology
3
PSY239
Psychology of Personality and Adjustment
3
PSY240
Social Psychology
3
REL101
World Religions3
 Education Curriculum Courses** 
*Students should determine elective hours based on major and other requirements.
**Students planning to enter teaching should follow recommended courses in the education curriculum.
Students must complete at least one IAI approved math course. Science requirements include at least one IAI life science and one IAI physical science, and one of those must be a lab science. Additional math and/or science courses are needed to complete general education requirements for the AA/AS degrees.