SOCIOLOGY
SAMPLE Six Year Degree Plan for Freshman
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology -General Option (Total: 180 units)
Year 1 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
NSS 101 2 BLOCK A2 COMM 150 4 WPE (UNIV 400) 4     26 UNITS
BLOCK AI ENGL 101a 4 ENGL 102 4 BLOCK A3 4    
BLOCK A4a MATH/ECON 4     BLOCK D (non-Soc COURSE) 4    
Total 12 Total 8 Total 12 Total  
                   
Year 2 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
AM1-HIST 202A or B 4 BLOCK B2 with Lab 4 BLOCK B1 with lab 4     24 UNITS
BLOCK B3 APPLIED/INTEGRATED 4 AM2-POLS 150 4 BLOCK C1,C2, C3,C4 or C5c 4    
               
Total 8 Total 8 Total 8 Total  
                   
Year 3 Fall Winter   Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
SOC 201b (BLOCK D) 4 SOC 210B 3 SOC 202 (d) (BLOCK E) 4     34 UNITS
SOC 210A 3 SOC301 4 SOC 390 4    
BLOCK C1,C2,C3,C4 or C5c 4 BLOCK C1, C2,C3,C4, OR C5c 4 GE THEME, NAT SCI 4    
               
Total 11 Total 11 Total 12 Total  
Year 4 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
SOC 120 (d) 4 SOC 412 4 SOC 414 4     36 UNITS
SOC Program Electivee 4 SOC Program Electivee 4 SOC Program Electivee 4    
GE THEME, SOC SCI (NOT SOC)  4 GE THEME, HUMANITIES  4 SOC Program Electivee 4    
               
Total 12 Total 12 Total 12 Total  
Year 5 Fall Winter  Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
SOC Program Electivee 4 SOC Program Electivee 4 SOC Program Electivee 4     36 UNITS
SOC Program Electivee 4 SOC Program Electivee 4 FREE Electived 4    
SOC Program Electivee 4 FREE Electived 4 FREE Electived 4    
               
  12   12   12      
Year 6 Fall Winter Spring  Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
FREE Electived 4 FREE Electived 4 FREE Electived 4     24 UNITS
FREE Electived 4 FREE Electived 4 FREE Electived 4    
               
Total 8 Total 8 Total 8 Total    
a  Remedial Math and/or English Courses may be required depending on ELM and EPT placement test scores at entry.
b  Students receive Major Program AND GE Block D credit for this course
c  Students may not take more than one course in the same C-Block for GE credit
d  Students may use free electives toward minor or certificate programs, or to better prepare in their major area.  For stronger sociology background, recommended courses are Soc 263 (d), SOC 330, SOC 341 (d)
eThese may include any combination of the following:  SOC 300, 322, 323, 331 , 348, 383, any 400-level sociology course, up to 8 units (with permit) of SOC 398, 498, or 499, and up to 8 units (with permit) in relevant non-sociology UD coursework.
8/31/2005