Sociology | Webster University



Effective 1 June 2020 through 31 May 2021

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18 Credit Hours

This program is offered by the College of Arts & Sciences/Global Languages, Cultures and Societies Department and is only available at the St. Louis home campus.

For information on the general requirements for a minor, see Minor under the Academic Policies and Information section of this catalog.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings and historical trends in the fields of cultural anthropology and sociology.
  • Explain and apply research methods in sociology and cultural anthropology, including research ethics and the analysis and interpretation of quantitative and qualitative data.
  • Examine and describe contemporary social problems/issues through social-cultural and social-structural analyses.
  • Appreciate the diversity of human behaviors, beliefs, social structures and ethnocultural belonging across the globe.

Special Requirements

In addition to the general University requirements for a minor:

  • Students who transfer in ANSO 1000 Introduction to Sociology must take an additional 3 credit hour ANSO elective at Webster University.

Required Courses

  • ANSO 1000 Introduction to Sociology (3 hours)
  • ANSO Electives (15 hours)

This page was modified on 17 July 2020.
Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Addendum to view changes that were made.