Department Strengths and Goals

The department of sociology at National Taipei University offers a balanced and rigorous program that leads to a comprehensive understanding and appreciation of social science theories and social research methods. We are also dedicated to preparing students as good and competitive citizens that possess global perspectives, second language proficiency, and the excellent communication skills required in various disciplines.

To achieve solid training in sociology, we have established the following learning goals for our students:

  • Develop the fundamental concepts and methods of social science that are transferable to various social science disciplines.
  • Strengthen social science research skills while developing the necessary oral and written communication skills.
  • Foster a global perspective and enhance proficiency in foreign languages.
  • Become good citizens equipped with independent and critical thinking ability.