Units of Study

SCLG1001 - Introduction to Sociology 1

Summer Early, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jeremy Carrick Simpson
Email: jeremy.simpson@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit introduces students to the study of sociology through an analysis of contemporary Australian society. Using a range of sociological concepts and theories, we will analyse society in the period known as 'modernity'. Students will be encouraged to analyse existing social phenomena through the prisms of gender, sexuality, ethnicity, class, multiculturalism and indigeneity.

Assessments

500wd precis (15%) and 1500wd essay (35%) and 2hr exam (35%) and participation (15%)

Classes

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

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