Units of Study

INGS1002 - Global Culture and Society

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Sophia Ashleigh Manuel Brock
Email: sophie.brock@sydney.edu.au

Description

This inter-disciplinary unit will develop students' understanding of themes in and approaches to Global Studies. It will introduce students to conceptual frameworks of 'the global' and identify the core perspectives used by anthropology and sociology to analyse issues such as: the emergence of global economic, political, cultural and social processes; population movements; national, international, and global identities; diasporas and diasporic cultures; colonialism, post-colonialism and self-determination movements; discourses of international law, human rights and cosmopolitanism, appreciating the politics of the intercultural.

Assessments

1500wd essay (30%) and 2000wd essay (45%) and 500wd tutorial presentation (15%) and tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prohibitions

GBST1001

Additional Information

this unit is available only to students in the Bachelor of International and Global Studies

 Monday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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 Wednesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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