Sociology and Cultural Anthropology, BS

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Sociology Major Requirements

Required Sociology
A grade of C or higher is required:
SOCL 1101Introduction to Sociology4
SOCL 2300Social Theory4
SOCL 2321Research Methods in Sociology4
Sociology Electives
A grade of C– or higher is required in sociology electives.
Introductory Electives
Complete two courses in the following range:8
SOCL 1110 to SOCL 1999
Intermediate Elective
Complete one course in the following range:4
SOCL 2000 to SOCL 3999
Advanced Elective
Complete one course in the following range:4
SOCL 4000 to SOCL 4999
Experiential Learning
Complete one of the following courses, or complete a study abroad or a dialogue of civilizations:4
Social Conflict and Community Service
Applied Sociology: Practice and Theory
Experiential Education Directed Study
Co-op Work Experience
Junior/Senior Honors Project 2

Anthropology Major Requirements

Cultural Anthropology Core Courses
ANTH 1101Peoples and Cultures4
ANTH 3410Ethnographic Field Experience4
ANTH 3421Foundations of Anthropological Theory4
Advanced Area Courses
A grade of C or higher is required.
Complete two of the following:8
Ethnography of Southeast Asia
Latin American Society and Development
Native North Americans
Anthropology of Africa
Culture and Politics in Modern India
Anthropology Electives
Complete four ANTH courses. One study-abroad course may also count toward this requirement with prior permission from the department.16

Integrative Requirement

Students must choose between a one-semester senior project, which they would complete in the context of Senior Seminar (ANTH 4600) or Senior Seminar (SOCL 4600), or a two-semester senior thesis, which would require them to also enroll in a fall-semester directed study.

Required Course
ANTH 2305Global Markets and Local Culture4
Capstone
SOCL 4600Senior Seminar4
or ANTH 4600 Senior Seminar

Sociology and Cultural Anthropology Combined-Major Credit Requirement

Complete 76 semester hours in the major.

Program Requirement

128 total semester hours required