Department Overview
Mission of the Sociology Department
  1. To prepare qualified human and professional recourses that have knowledge, skills, values and self-confidence to be able to work in social policy formulation at the national and regional level.
  2. To prepare and implement the scientific research related to family problems, social policies, social work and applied sociology at the national and regional level.
  3. To strengthen the relationship with the community in the Emirate of Sharjah and the UAE society and to participate effectively in the service of the university.
Objectives
  1.  Studying human societies in a scientifically way.
  2. Identifying social theories and employing them in understanding social phenomena and solving problems.
  3. Acquisition of social research methods and skills.
  4. Developing research capacity in addressing community issues.
  5. Building good personality and promoting identity and sense of belonging.