Nipissing University


Program Information

School:Nipissing University
Faculty:Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Sociology
Description:Focusing on understanding society, social behaviour, and the structure of human groups, Sociology involves the systematic study of interactions between people and important social institutions. Nipissing's Sociology students explore the sociological influences of various topics such as the family, workplace, education, medicine, demographics, and the criminal justice system. Students will learn the essentials of qualitative and quantitative social research, including how to design questionnaires, conduct interviews, implement surveys and focus groups, and perform computerized data analysis.

Students in the Honours program have opportunities to enhance their conceptual and research skills through advanced theory and research methodology courses. Students who plan to continue in graduate studies in the future, can take advantage of the opportunity to complete supervised research projects during their Fourth Year.
URL:Sociology at Nipissing University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 02, 2012