Syllabus Sociology

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

Bachelor of Social Science in Sociology

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Duration of the program:

B.S.S.(Hons) in Sociology program requires 4 years studies. Each year having 3 Semesters, and 14 weeks for a semester.

Total Courses & Credit Hours:

Bachelor of Social Science in Sociology Program consists of 48 courses having 144 credits hours. Core courses – 123 Credit Hours and GED – 21 Credit Hours.

CORE COURSE REQUIREMENT

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3.00
SOC 102 Social History & World Civilization 3.00
SOC 103 English – I 3.00
SOC 104 Bangladesh Studies 3.00
SOC 105 Social Anthropology 3.00
SOC 106 Social Psychology 3.00
SOC 107 Economy and Society 3.00
SOC 108 English – II 3.00
SOC 109 Sociology of Religion 3.00
SOC 110 Sociology of Marriage & Family 3.00
SOC 111 Social Problems 3.00
SOC 112 Microeconomics 3.00
SOC 201 Social Statistics: Elements of Statistics 3.00
SOC 202 Social Structure of Bangladesh 3.00
SOC 203 Social of Organization 3.00
SOC 204 Macroeconomics 3.00
SOC 205 Social Statistics: Application of Statistics in Sociology 3.00
SOC 206 History of Social & Political Thought 3.00
SOC 207 Sociology of Education 3.00
SOC 208 Rural Sociology 3.00
SOC 209 Urban Sociology 3.00
SOC 210 Gender, Society & Development 3.00
SOC 211 Sociology of Disaster 3.00
SOC 212 Beliefs and Rituals 3.00
SOC 301 Sociological Theory: Comte to Pareto 3.00
SOC 302 Research Methodology: Quality Approach 3.00
SOC 303 Sociology of Environment 3.00
SOC 304 Social Demography 3.00
SOC 305 Research Methodology: Quantity Approach 3.00
SOC 306 Oriental Social Thought 3.00
SOC 307 Feminism & women’s Movement 3.00
SOC 308 Introduction of Government 3.00
SOC 309 Economic Development and Social Change 3.00
SOC 310 Social Inequality 3.00
SOC 311 Rural Development 3.00
SOC 312 Criminology 3.00
SOC 401 Sociological Theory 3.00
SOC 402 Industrial Sociology 3.00
SOC 403 Sociology of Poverty 3.00
SOC 404 Research Design and Monograph Writing 3.00
SOC 405 Sociology of developing Societies 3.00
SOC 406 Sustainable Development 3.00
SOC 407 Introduction of Computer Program – I 3.00
SOC 408 Political Sociology 3.00
SOC 409 Gender, Violence & Development 3.00
SOC 410 Sociology of Mass Communication 3.00
SOC 411 Issues and problems of contemporary Bangladesh 3.00
SOC 412 Introduction to Computer Program – II 3.00
  Total 144.00

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSE (GEC)

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 103 English – I 3.00
SOC 108 English – II 3.00
SOC 112 Microeconomics 3.00
SOC 204 Macroeconomics 3.00
SOC 308 Introduction of Government 3.00
SOC 407 Introduction of Computer Program – I 3.00
SOC 412 Introduction to Computer Program – II 3.00
  Total 21.00

FIRST YEAR

1st SEMESTER Course codeCourse TitleCredit Hours SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3.00SOC 102Social History & World Civilization3.00SOC 103English – I3.00SOC 104Bangladesh Studies3.00 Total 12.00

  2nd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 105 Social Anthropology 3.00
SOC 106 Social Psychology 3.00
SOC 107 Economy and Society 3.00
SOC 108 English – II 3.00
  Total 12.00

 

  3rd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 109 Sociology of Religion 3.00
SOC 110 Sociology of Marriage & Family 3.00
SOC 111 Social Problems 3.00
SOC 112 Microeconomics 3.00
  Total 12.00

 SECOND YEAR

1st SEMESTER Course codeCourse TitleCredit Hours SOC 201Social Statistics: Elements of Statistics3.00SOC 202Social Structure of Bangladesh3.00SOC 203Social of Organization3.00SOC 204Macroeconomics3.00 Total 12.00

  2nd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 205 Social Statistics: Application of Statistics in Sociology 3.00
SOC 206 History of Social & Political Thought 3.00
SOC 207 Sociology of Education 3.00
SOC 208 Rural Sociology 3.00
  Total 12.00

 

  3rd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 209 Urban Sociology 3.00
SOC 210 Gender, Society & Development 3.00
SOC 211 Sociology of Disaster 3.00
SOC 212 Beliefs and Rituals 3.00
  Total 12.00

 THIRD YEAR

1st SEMESTER Course codeCourse TitleCredit Hours SOC 301Sociological Theory: Comte to Pareto3.00SOC 302Research Methodology: Quality Approach3.00SOC 303Sociology of Environment3.00SOC 304Social Demography3.00 Total 12.00

  2nd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 305 Research Methodology: Quantity Approach 3.00
SOC 306 Oriental Social Thought 3.00
SOC 307 Feminism & women’s Movement 3.00
SOC 308 Introduction of Government 3.00
  Total 12.00

 

  3rd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 309 Economic Development and Social Change 3.00
SOC 310 Social Inequality 3.00
SOC 311 Rural Development 3.00
SOC 312 Criminology 3.00
  Total 12.00

 FOURTH YEAR

1st SEMESTER Course codeCourse TitleCredit Hours SOC 401Sociological Theory3.00SOC 402Industrial Sociology3.00SOC 403Sociology of Poverty3.00SOC 404Research Design and Monograph Writing3.00 Total 12.00

 

  2nd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 405 Sociology of developing Societies 3.00
SOC 406 Sustainable Development 3.00
SOC 407 Introduction of Computer Program – I 3.00
SOC 408 Political Sociology 3.00
  Total 12.00

 

  3rd SEMESTER  
Course code Course Title Credit Hours
SOC 409 Gender, Violence & Development 3.00
SOC 410 Sociology of Mass Communication 3.00
SOC 411 Issues and problems of contemporary Bangladesh 3.00
SOC 412 Introduction to Computer Program – II 3.00
  Total 12.00