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Welcome to Sociology at Ryerson!

Whether you are specializing in Sociology, pursuing the Sociology minor or simply taking elective courses with us, we encourage you to follow your intellectual curiosity in exploring topics such as cross cultural, historical and modern forms of human societies; the processes of globalization and urbanization; the impact of the media and issues of social justice and human rights in our changing world.

If you are interested in our undergraduate program in Sociology or in the individual courses we offer, please don’t hesitate to contact the Department. Our administrative assistant and our undergraduate program director are available to help students with course selection and academic advice.




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The Department of Sociology will be hosting Sut Jhally on a March 19th 2015 talk with conjunction with Henry A. Giroux, Distinguished Visiting Professor.
Community advocate for Food security, Food studies, Food policy and sociology of migration.
March 1st, 2015 the Department of Sociology co-hosted Women's Day the Toronto Women's Festival with Project North 44.
Research Spotlight: The Making of the Enterprising Self Dr. Knight’s research interests are primarily focused on race, gender and the labour market economy with a specific focus on entrepreneurship.
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