Units of Study
SCLG2625 - Sociology of Friendship
Semester 2, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Harriet Westcott
Phone: +61 2 9351 6681
This unit examines the sociology of friendship, its place within theories of late modern society and its significance for the individual. Students will gain a foundation in key debates about friendship across the social sciences and key theories in the field, both classical and contemporary. It explores the relevance of friendship to other sociological categories, including the public sphere, the family, community and the self. Students will learn to apply this knowledge to an understanding of society and social change.
2500wd research essay (50%) and 500wd paper (20%) and 20min oral presentaton (20%) and tutorial participation (10%)
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
12 Junior credit points from Sociology
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for SCLG2625
|Class||Sociology of Friendship|
|Session||Semester 2 2014|
|Location||New Law School Lecture Theatre 106 F10A|
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