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Undergraduate Calendar 2023-2024 
Undergraduate Calendar 2023-2024

Combined Honours in Sociology and Another Subject (B.A.)

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Completion of any Level I program with a Grade Point Average of at least 5.0, including a grade of at least C in SOCIOL 1Z03 . Satisfaction of admission requirements for the Honours program in the other B.A. subject. For continuation in the program, see the section on Minimum Requirements for Entering and Continuing in a Program Beyond Level I  in the Faculty of Social Sciences Academic Regulations.


  1. Subject to meeting admission requirements, students may combine two subjects and be graduated with a combined Honours B.A. degree. These combinations are available within the Faculty, with programs in the Faculty of Humanities, and with the Arts and Science Program.
  2. Students interested in graduate studies in sociology are advised to consider the Combined Honours in Sociology (Specialist Option) and Another Subject (B.A.)  
  3. Students must normally complete SOCIOL 2KK3 , 2LL3  and 2Z03  before entering Level III courses.
  4. Students must normally complete SOCIOL 3FF3  before entering Level IV courses.
  5. Students will be given priority enrolment in Level IV lecture courses.
  6. Students may take an additional 6 units of Level IV Sociology as electives.
  7. Students taking six units of independent research or thesis in their other program may not take SOCIOL 4M03 , 4MM6 A/B S  or 4N03 .
  8. Students should check both this Calendar and the Departmental website for prerequisites and course descriptions.


120 units total (Levels I to IV), of which 48 units may be Level I

30 units

  • the Level I program completed prior to admission to the program
    (See Admission above)

3 units

  • Level IV Sociology lecture, seminar, or directed research course lists
    (See Notes 4 and 6 above)

3 units

  • Level IV Sociology seminar
    (See Notes 4 and 6 above.)

18 units

  • Levels II or III Sociology, of which a maximum of 12 units may be Level II.

36 units

  • Courses specified for the other subject

6 units

18 units

Electives, of which at least 6 units (above Level I ) must be taken outside of Sociology

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