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BA Sociology

Four-Year Academic Map 2018-2019

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2018-2019 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan. Please tap the button following each course to view course description and prerequisites or see the UH Hilo Catalog for more course information.

Y1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
SOC 100 (DS: Social Science I) 3
SOC 200 1
FQ: Quantitative Reasoning 3
DS: Social Science II (Rec: WS 151 ) 3
Credits 13

Y1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC Elective 3
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives I 3
GL: Language Arts 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Y2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
SOC 280 (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
SOC 280L 1
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II (Rec: ANTH 150 ) 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
Elective 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
Credits 16

Y2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC Elective 3
WI Elective 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
DY: Science Laboratory 1
Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 16

Y3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
SOC 390 3
SOC Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Y3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC 380 3
GE HPP (Rec: SOC 480 ) 3
SOC 400 Level Elective 3
SOC Elective 3
WI Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
GE GCC (Rec: SOC 391 ) 3
SOC 400 Level Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Y4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC 400 Level Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Notes

  1. Students must earn at least a 2.0 GPA in courses required for the major.
  2. At least 45 credit hours must be earned at the 300-400 level (Upper Division).
  3. SOC 391 Internship (3–12) may be taken for a total of 12 credits, only six of which can apply to the Sociology major.
  4. SOC 480 Practicum in Social Research (3) may be counted only once towards the required 35 semester hours of the major, but may be repeated once for upper division credit.