Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Sociology, B.A.

Four-Year Academic Map 2019-2020

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2019-2020 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.

Year 1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
SOC 100 (DS: Social Science I) 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
FQ: Quantitative Reasoning 3
DS: Social Science II 3
SOC Elective (Rec: SOC 253 or SOC 260 ) 3
Credits 15

Year 1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC Elective (Rec: 200 or 300 Level) 3
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives I 3
GL: Language Arts 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC 380 See note 4 3
WI Elective 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
GE HPP 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
SOC Elective 3
SOC 400-Level Elective 3
WI Upper Elective 3
GE GCC 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
SOC 390 See note 5 3
SOC Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 4: Fall Semester

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

Year 4: 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 200 is offered every Fall and may be taken in the 2nd, 3rd or 4th year.
  4. SOC 280-280L should be taken in the Fall of the 2nd or 3rd year, and should be followed with SOC 380 the following Spring.
  5. SOC 390 is offered both in the Fall and Spring semesters, but should not be taken at the same time as SOC 280-280L or SOC 380 .