Graduating Requirements

Sociology in Covenant University at the undergraduate level is a four-year Programme, which consists of introductory 100-level courses, more specialized 200-level courses, and advanced 300-and 400-level courses. The Programme is designed to enable students to think systematically and critically about their society, and to help them develop analytical, research and writing skills relevant to a variety of careers. To qualify for graduation, all Sociology Majors must have satisfied the examiners in all compulsory, required and elective courses, College-wide courses and University-wide courses. The student must achieve an institutional Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 1.5 in the courses to be in good standing. A student must be in good academic standing at the time of graduation.

 

To graduate from the 4-year Bachelor of Science Degree (B.Sc.) Programme in Sociology, students must have successfully completed a minimum of 165 Credit Units as shown below:

 

Required Units for Graduating for the B.Sc Sociology Programme

Level

100

200

300

400

Total

Core/ Compulsory

16

20

18

26

80

Electives

9

12

14

8

43

Industrial Training [SIWES]

0

College Courses

2

2

2

2

8

University Courses

8

4

4

4

20

NUC Courses

6

6

2

 –

14

TOTAL

41

44

40

40

165