Units of Study
SCLG2616 - Global Transformations
Semester 1, 2011 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Salvatore Babones
Phone: +61 2 9351 4253
This unit examines contemporary processes of globalisation. It investigates cultural, economic, and political aspects of globalisation from a distinctively sociological perspective. Theories and data related to globalisation are also applied to world-transforming trends in areas such as immigration, population, technology, human rights, civil society, and democracy. Particular attention is given to the study of both pro- and anti- globalisation movements.
1x2hr in-class exam (40%) and 10x250wd informal turorial presentations (60%)
unit reader will be available through the Copy Centre
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week commencing week 2
SCLG1001 and SCLG1002
this unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
A timetable is not available for this session.
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