Academic Calendar

Sociology Honours

Total credits required for Honours – 63 to 84 credits.

Course ID Course Name Credits
Specific Honours Requirements
SOCI 100Introductory Sociology3
SOCI 232Classical Sociological Theory3
SOCI 310Introduction to Social Statistics3
SOCI 315Social Research Methods3
SOCI 333Contemporary Sociological Theory3
SOCI 400Senior Seminar3
SOCI 498Advanced Independent Study3
SOCI 499AHonours Thesis I3
SOCI 499BHonours Thesis II3
SOCI 416Quantitative Research Methods3
or SOCI 418 Qualitative Research Methods
Select either: the General Sociology Honours, the Criminology Honours Stream or the Family, Youth and Diversity Honours Stream33-54
Total Credits63-84

General Sociology Honours Requirements

Course ID Course Name Credits
Select 33 to 54 credits chosen from junior- and senior-level SOCI33-54
Total Credits33-54

Criminology Honours Stream Requirements

Course ID Course Name Credits
Requirements
SOCI 225Criminology3
SOCI 321Youth, Crime and Society3
SOCI 327The Canadian Criminal Justice System3
Select 12 credits from the following Criminology and Deviance courses:12
Deviance and Conformity
Contemporary Issues in Criminology
White Collar/Corporate Crime Criminality
Restorative Justice
Sociology of Law
Special Topics in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Quantitative Research Methods 1
Qualitative Research Methods 1
Sociology of Punishment
Aboriginal Peoples and Justice
Advanced Topics in Deviance, Normality and Social Control
Police and the Community
Gender, Crime and Social Justice
Independent Research Proposal
Independent Research Project
Advanced Independent Study
General Criminology Honours Stream Requirements
Select 12 to 33 credits chosen from junior- and senior-level SOCI12-33
Total Credits33-54

Family, Youth and Diversity Honours Stream Requirements

Course ID Course Name Credits
Requirements
SOCI 271Introduction to the Family3
SOCI 301Sociology of Gender3
SOCI 361Social Inequality in Canada3
SOCI 368Race and Ethnic Relations3
SOCI 377Youth, Culture and Identity3
Select 6 credits from the following: 6
Gender, Crime and Social Justice
Advanced Topics in the Sociology of Families
Advanced Topics in Youth
Independent Research Proposal
Independent Research Project
Advanced Independent Study
General Family, Youth and Diversity Honours Stream Requirements
Select 12 to 33 credits chosen from junior- and senior-level SOCI12-33
Total Credits33-54