Sociology: Associate of Arts Degree
The Associate Degree is designed to provide an educational experience that prepares students for work, citizenship, and an enriched life as an educated person, and to lay a solid foundation for further study in the field of Sociology.
If you have an Associate of Arts Degree in Sociology and you are interested in continuing your degree studies at KPU, you can apply for the Bachelor of Arts, Major in Sociology degree or a Minor in Sociology when combined with another BA program. Admission to this program requires specific courses and GPA. For more information, please see the BA Major or Minor in Sociology program description.
The Faculty's Admission Requirements, which consist of KPU's undergraduate English Proficiency Requirement, apply to this program.
Within the framework of the Associate of Arts Degree students are required to complete at least 60 credits with a minimum grade of C in each course, including the following courses.
|SOCI 1125||Introduction to Society: Processes and Structures||3 credits|
|SOCI 2225||Canadian Society: Conflict and Consensus||3 credits|
|SOCI 2235||The Development of Sociological Thought||3 credits|
And one additional Sociology course at the 2000-level or higher
Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to receive an Associate of Arts Degree in Sociology.
At a Glance
Faculty of Arts
- Associate Degree
- Open intake
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