Department of Sociology Courses

Department of Sociology Courses 

 

Year 1 SOC101 Introduction to Sociology
  ACS Academic Communication Skills
  CSS100 Introduction to Computing for Social Science
Any courses from the following
PA101, GEP111, GEP121, DEM101, M001 and M002
Year 2 Core Courses
  SOC201 Research Methods
  SOC202 Deviance and Crime
Optional Courses
(a) General Sociology Stream
  SOC203 Southern Africa Regional Study
  SOC204 Social Stratification
  SOC206 New Direction in the Study of Family and Kinship
  SOC209 Technology and Industrial Development
(b) Industrial Sociology Stream
  SOC207 Social Psychology
  DEM204 Migration and Urbanization
  SOC209 Technology and Industrial Development
(c) Social Work Stream
  SOC206 New Direction in the Study of Family and Kinship
  SOC207 Social Psychology
  SOC208 Introduction to Social Work and Social Administration
   
Year 3 Core Courses
  SOC301 Sociological Theory
  SOC302 Rural Sociology
Optional Courses
(a) General Sociology Stream
  SOC303 Sociology of Education
  SOC304 Urban Sociology
  SOC306 Political Sociology
  SOC307 Development of African Working Class
(b) Industrial Sociology Stream
  SOC304` Urban Sociology
  SOC305 Comparative Industrial Patterns
  SOC306 Political Sociology
  SOC307 Development of African Working Class
(c) Social Work Stream
  SOC308 Social Work Methods
  SOC309 Field Work Practice
  SOC303 Sociology of Education
Year 4 Core Courses
  SOC401 Sociology of Development
  SOC402 Independent Research Project
  SOC409 Industrial Sociology
Optional Courses
(a) General Sociology Stream
  SOC403 Gender Roles in Society
  SOC404 Rural Settlement Patterns
  SOC406 Directed Readings in Sociology
  SOC407 Women in Development
(b) Industrial Sociology Stream
  SOC405 Selected Themes
  SOC408 Sociology of Organizations
  SOC410 Introduction to Elements of Labour Law
(c) Social Work Stream
  SOC411 Social Work and Social Problems
  SOC412 Social Policy and Social Administration
  DEM403 Population Policies and Programmes
  DEM405 Population Resources and Development