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Program Name: Sociology and Social Studies
Program Code: ARBA-SOC
Faculty: Arts
Campuses: Campion
U of R
Degree: Bachelor Degree (4 Years)
Related Programs: Anthropology
Arts (unsure of major)
Human Justice
Indigenous Social Work (Qualifying)
Police Studies
Religious Studies
Social Work (Pre-Social Work)
Program Description

Imagine working as an urban planner, government policy researcher or helping third world countries address social issues.  Sociology studies the  relationships between people and institutions and looks at how these relationships affect our decision making and our everyday lives. You will analyze human social behaviour and learn to understand social events and how they impact our societies. You will learn to think critically, logically and constructively about complex social issues.

Sample Courses:
Nature/Nurture controversy, Social Structures and Personality, The Sociology of Disaster, Theoretical Perspectives on Science,  Culture, and Knowledge.

Career Opportunities:
Graduates find jobs as human rights workers, social policy researchers, foreign-service workers and employment counsellors.


Last Updated Date: August 30, 2017 02:06 PM