2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Nov 12, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Global Sociology Minor

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College of Sciences
Department of Sociology, HPH, Room: 403
Email: sociology@ucf.edu

Dr. Amy Donley, amy.donley@ucf.edu, 407-823-1357

The Global Sociology minor focuses on social problems from a global perspective. The minor facilitates an understanding of international social problems and prepares students for careers and graduate school in related fields. Students will take half the required courses in the United States and the other half abroad.

Admission Requirements

  • The minor is not open to Sociology majors.

Minor Requirements

  • Students participating in this minor must enroll in an appropriate study abroad for 9 credit hours.
  • Students must earn a minimum GPA of at least 2.0 in all courses used to satisfy the minor.
  • Grades below “C” (2.0) in lower level courses are not accepted.
  • No more than 3 hours of Independent Study credit can be used toward the minor.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

Required Courses (15 Credit Hours)

Select One:

Required Upper Division Courses: (10 Credit Hours)

  • Sociology or other relevant courses taken through study abroad Credit Hours: 9
  • SYA 3905 - Directed Independent Study Credit Hours: 1

Restricted Electives (3 Credit Hours)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • SYA 3905 must be taken during the semester of study abroad.

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