Office of the Registrar
School of Graduate Studies (2011/2012)
18.9 Sociology
  • Associate Professor and Head of the Department
  • A. Micucci
18.9.1 Program of Study
  1. Minimum admission requirements are a B average in undergraduate studies with a good undergraduate record in Sociology.

  2. The Master of Philosophy requires the completion of 30 credit hours including the Graduate Seminar (6880) and Methods (6040). Other courses will be selected in consultation with the Chair of the Department's Graduate Studies Committee.

18.9.2 Courses

A selection of the following graduate courses will be offered to meet the requirements of candidates, as far as the resources of the Department will allow:

  • 6040 Methods of Sociological Research
  • 6090-94 Special Area in Sociology
  • 6120 Social Organization
  • 6130 Social Stratification
  • 6140 The Community
  • 6150 Social Theory
  • 6160 Theory Construction and Explanation in Sociology
  • 6240 Sociology in Medicine
  • 6280 Social and Economic Development
  • 6300 Maritime Sociology
  • 6310 Political Sociology
  • 6320 Gender and Society
  • 6330 Science and Technology
  • 6340 Comparative North Atlantic Societies
  • 6350 Environmental Sociology
  • 6360 Sociology of Work
  • 6370 Feminist Theory and Methods
  • 6380 Women, Nature, Science and Technology (cross-listed as Women's Studies 6380)
  • 6610 Socialization
  • 6620 Current Topics in Social Behaviour
  • 6880 Sociology Graduate Seminar