Sociology/Environmental Studies Combined Major

Sociology/Environmental Studies Combined Major

  • 1 unit      110. Global Problems  Or
                    112. Inequality  Or
                    124. Dirty Business and the Environment  Or
                    161. Social Problems and Policy
          Other courses may be considered, in consultation with the department chair.
  • 1 unit      203. Foundations of Social Theory
  • 1 unit      300. Qualitative Research Methods   Or
                    301. Quantitative Research Methods
  • 2 units   Two socio-environmental dynamics courses
                    235.  Earning a Living
                    253.  Race, Class and Environmental Justice.
                    257.  Environmental Problems.
  •                 267.   Environment and Society
                    278. China’s Market Transition
  •                 288.  Dilemmas of Development
                    314.  Nomads in World History
                    377.  Sociology of Consumption.
                 Other courses may be considered, in consultation with the department chair.
  • 2 units      Electives*
  • 1 unit        Capstone: one additional 300/400 capstone course, with a research project on a socio-environmental dynamics 
                     topic

   15 units       Total

*Electives that are dual-listed should be taken under the sociology number and count toward the sociology portion of the combined major.Sociol