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SOCI698 - Sociology Capstone

Course Details

Course Code: SOCI698 Course ID: 5072 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course provides students with an opportunity to synthesize and articulate knowledge gained during the Master’s in Sociology program. Students will complete a Portfolio and Critical Reflection Paper, and successfully submit this capstone project to the APUS Library. Students will receive substantial guidance and support from their instructor and classmates throughout the course. NOTE: This course may not be taken until all core courses are COMPLETED and student has a 3.0 GPA.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
07/27/21 - 12/31/21 01/03/22 - 02/27/22 Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

1. Create a professional portfolio in Portfolium using revised artifacts from previous courses.

2. Create a Critical Reflection Paper

3. Collaborate with classmates and faculty to career plan

This course includes Forums. Students will make an initial post by Thursday of the assigned week, and peer responses by Sunday of the assigned week.

Students will follow the End of Program (EOP) Manual to revise and refine artifacts created in coursework throughout the program and include it in an Portfolio in Portfolium. Students will also write a Critical Reflection Paper to include in the Portfolio.

All course materials are free and provided in our Library. Link to our eReserve page in the Library and select this course to access your materials.

Book Title:Eportfolios for Lifelong Learning and Assessmentn (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:Cambridge, D.
Book Title:Passionate Sociology (Ebook available throught the APUS Online Library)
Publication Info:Sage Lib
Author:Ann Game and Andrew W Metcalfe
Book Title:Contemporary Sociological Thinkers and Theories (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
Publication Info:Routledge Lib
Author:Sandro Segre
Book Title:Doing Sociology : Case Studies in Sociological Practice (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
Publication Info:Lexington Books Lib
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit to locate the course eReserve.

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.