The Department offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The undergraduate courses comprise of the General Degree (3 years) & the Special Degree (4 years). The Special Degree is for a limited number of students who excel in first year Sociology. However, all the students passing through the Department of Sociology are ensured of an exciting and challenging journey.
UNDERGRADUATE - YEAR 4
SEMESTER
UNIT CODE
NAME OF THE COURSE UNIT
Semester 1
SOC 4172
Sociology of Development
Semester 1
SOC 4173
Neo-Classical Sociological Theory
Compulsory for Special Degree in Sociology from 2010. Not open for students who had already taken SOC 3163 – Neo-Classical Sociological Theory in the 3rd Year
Semester 1
SOC 4174
Contemporary Rural Society
Semester 1
SOC 4175
Deviance, Crime and Social Justice
Semester 1
SOC 4178
Sociology of Medicine
Semester 1
SOC 4180
Sociology of the City
Semester 1
SOC 4185
Sociology of the Arts
Semester 1
SOC 4187
Community Social Work
Semester 1
SOC 4183
Violence and Conflict-Related Psychological Issues
Semester 1
SOC 4197
Independent Study II
Compulsory
Semester 2
SOC 4239
Collaborative Social Work
Compulsory
Semester 2
SOC 4274
Contemporary Rural Society
Compulsory
Semester 2
SOC 4271**
Qualitative Analysis
Compulsory
Semester 2
SOC 4281
Colonial and Post-colonial Society
Semester 2
SOC 4282
Sociology of Mass Media
Semester 2
SOC 4284
Sociology of Knowledge
Semester 2
SOC 4297
Independent Study II
Compulsory
** The course will be offered only in the 3rd year from 2010
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