Rhode Island College

2020-2021 Catalog


Sociology Minor

Course Requirements

The minor in sociology consists of six courses for a minimum of 22 credit hours:

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
SOC 300Classical Sociological Theories

4

Fall, Spring.
SOC 302WSocial Research Methods

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.

ONE COURSE from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
SOC 200Introduction to Sociology

4

Fall, Spring.
SOC 202The Family

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
SOC 204Urban Sociology

4

As needed.
SOC 207Crime and Criminal Justice

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
SOC 208The Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
SOC 217Sociology of Aging

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
At least 10 additional credit hours in sociology courses, at least 6 of which must be at the 300- and 400-levels (Connections courses do not count towards the minor).

Total Credit Hours: 22