Learning Outcomes: Sociology, BALAS

Learning Outcomes for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences Major in Sociology


  1. Apply sociological theories to understand social phenomena.
  2. Critically evaluate explanations of human behavior and social phenomenon.
  3. Apply scientific principles to understand the social world.
  4. Evaluate the quality of social scientific methods and data.
  5. Rigorously analyze social scientific data.
  6. Use sociological knowledge to inform policy debates and promote public understanding.