Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Sociology Program

Program Structure

 

Program Requirement

No of Courses

Credit Hours

GED Compulsory

8

24

GED Free Elective

2

6

Total GED Courses

10

30

Program Compulsory

31

93

Program Free Elective

3

9

Total Sociology Courses

34

102

Program Total Credits

44

132

 

 

The University Requirements:

University Requirements are 30 credits out of which 24 credits Compulsory Courses and 6 are electives. The compulsory 24 credit hours consists of: 2 English communications courses, 1 mathematics course, 1 Islamic culture, UAE Society and Innovation and Creativity, and Arabic as well as a computer literacy course. The remaining 6 credits include one course in Natural or physical science and one course in behavioral sciences.

 

Course Code

Course Title

Pre-requisite

Cr. H

1) English language, mathematics and use of computers

ENG

101

Composition and Modern English I

None

3

ENG

102

Composition and Modern English II

ENG 101

3

MTH

100

College Algebra

None

3

CIT

100

Computer Concepts and Applications

None

3

Islamic studies, history, or culture

GED

100

Islamic Studies

None

3

Humanities or arts

GED

110

UAE Society

None

3

IEC

111

Innovation, Creativity & Entrepreneurship

None

3

Arabic, or other languages

GED

120

Communication Skills in Arabic

None

3

Natural or physical sciences requirement: student will select one course (3 credits) from the following

GED

130

Introduction to GIS

None

3

GED

140

Conceptual Physics

None

3

Social or behavioral Sciences requirement: student will select one course (3 credits) from the following

GED

150

Critical Thinking

None

3

GED

160

Psychology in Everyday Life

None

3

GED

180

Human Behavior and Socialization

None

3

Total

30

 

 Four years plan

Year

Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Pre-requisite

First Year

First

SOC 101

مدخل إلى علم الاجتماع

Introduction to Sociology

-

SOC 102

علم الاجتماع التطبيقي

Applied Sociology

-

SOC 103

المجتمع الإماراتي المعاصر

Contemporary Emirati society

-

SOC 104

الأنثروبولوجيا (علم الإنسان)

Social Anthropology

-

ENG 101

مهارات الاتصال باللغة الانجليزية (1)

Compositions and Modern English I

-

CIT 100

المدخل إلى تقنية المعلومات

Computer Concepts and Applications

-

 

متطلب جامعة أختياري

GED Free Elective

 

Second

SOC 105

علم الاجتماع الطبي

Medical Sociology

-

SOC 106

علم اجتماع الإعلام

Sociology of Media

-

SOC 107

الإحصاء الاجتماعي

Social Statistics

-

GED 120

مهارات الاتصال باللغة العربية

Communication Skills in Arabic

GED 120

ENG 102

مهارات الاتصال باللغة الانجليزية (2)

Compositions and Modern English II

ENG 101

-

متطلب برنامج اختياري

Program Free Elective Requirement

-

Second Year

First

SOC 201

مناهج البحث الاجتماعي

Social Research Methods

SOC 102

SOC 202

علم اجتماع العمل

Sociology of

Work

-

SOC 203

التشريعات الاجتماعية

Social Legislations

SOC 103

SOC 204

علم الاجتماع الأسري

Sociology of the Family

-

MTH 100

الرياضيات

College Algebra

-

Second

SOC 205

قضايا العولمة

Issues of globalization

SOC 106

SOC 206

علم اجتماع المستقبل

Sociology of the future

-

SOC 207

علم الاجتماع الصناعي

Industrial Sociology

-

-

متطلب جامعة اختياري

GED Free Elective

-

-

متطلب برنامج اختياري

Program Free Elective Requirement

-

Third Year

First

SOC 301

النظريات الاجتماعية الكلاسيكية

Classic Social Theories

SOC 101

SOC 302

علم الاجتماع الحضري

Urban Sociology

SOC 106

SOC 303

تصميم وتنفيذ البحوث الاجتماعية

Design and Implementation of Social Research

SOC 107, SOC 201

SOC 304

علم اجتماع السكان

Sociology of Population

SOC 107

IEC 111

الإبتكار وريادة الأعمال

Innovation Creativity and Entrepreneurship

-

 

 

متطلب برنامج اختياري

Program Free Elective Requirement

 

Second

SOC 305

علم اجتماع التنظيم

Sociology of Organization

SOC 207

SOC 306

علم اجتماع التنمية

Development Sociology

-

SOC 307

علم اجتماع الجريمة

Criminal Sociology

SOC 203

SOC 308

التدريب الميداني 1

Internship 1

60 credits and to be in year three

SOC 309

النظريات الاجتماعية المعاصرة

Contemporary Social Theories

SOC 101

GED 110

القانون والمجتمع

UAE Society

-

Fourth Year

First

SOC 401

التغير الاجتماعي والثقافي

Social and Culture Change

SOC 103

SOC 402

علم اجتماع السياحة والترفيه

Sociology of Tourism and Leisure

SOC 302,  SOC 103

SOC 403

نصوص اجتماعية باللغة الانجليزية

Sociology texts in English

ENG 102

SOC 404

التدريب الميداني2

Internship 2

SOC 308 + 90 credits & to be year four

GED 100

الثقافة الإسلامية

Islamic Studies

-

Second

SOC 405

المشكلات الاجتماعية

Social Problems

-

SOC 406

التخطيط الاجتماعي

Social Planning

SOC 206,

SOC 306

SOC 410

بحث التخرج

Graduation research

SOC 404 + 105 credits

SOC 411

علم اجتماع المعرفة

Sociology of knowledge

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Program Learning Outcomes

  1. After successfully completing this program, the graduate will be able to:

Knowledge:

A1

Understand the different conditions that met for the emergence of sociology and its different fields and branches.

A2

Recognize the relationship between sociology and its interaction relationships with other complementary social sciences.

A3

Understand the methodology of sociology and the theoretical background.