Sociology - Specialist (Arts)

Enrolment Requirements:

Limited Enrolment — Space in the Specialist Program in Sociology is limited. To be considered for enrolment, students must meet the following minimum criteria:

  1. Registration Status: Current enrolment in the Sociology Major program.
  2. Credits: A minimum of 8.0 credits.
  3. Prerequisite Courses: SOC100H5 and SOC221H5 and SOC222H5 and SOC231H5 with a minimum average of 73% across all courses.
  4. Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA): The Department of Sociology determines the minimum CGPA annually in relation to the number of applicants. It is never below 2.00.

Note: Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.

Completion Requirements:

10.0 credits of SOC are required.

First Year:

Higher Years:


Students are not permitted to take any of the following courses elsewhere:

    1. SOC100H5
    2. SOC109H5
    3. SOC205H5
    4. SOC221H5
    5. SOC222H5
    6. SOC231H5
    7. SOC350H5
    8. SOC387H5
    9. SOC440Y5

If any of the above credits are completed outside of UTM, students will be required to complete the UTM version of the course and it will be designated as an EXT course. Special consideration may be given to new students assessed for transfer credit at UTM.

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