Socio-legal Studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Socio-Legal Studies

A major in Socio-Legal Studies requires at least 36 senior credit points from this table including 18 credit points from core 2000 level of study and at least 6 credit points from core 3000 level units of study.

Junior units of study

SLSS1001
Introduction to Socio-Legal Studies
6      Semester 1
SLSS1003
Law and Contemporary Society
6      Semester 2

Senior units of study

Core
SCLG2601
Sociological Theory
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from Gender and Cultural Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies)
N SCLG2001, SCLG2520
Semester 1
SCLG2615
Law and Social Theory
6    P (SCLG2601) or (6 Senior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies)
N SCLG2535
Semester 2
SCLG2602
Social Inquiry: Qualitative Methods
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from Gender and Cultural Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations) or (12 Junior credit points from Socio-legal Studies)
N SCLG2002, SCLG2521
Semester 2
SCLG2632
Quantitative Methods
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology or Socio-Legal Studies) or (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations)
N SCLG3603
Semester 2
Students completing a major in Socio-Legal Studies must complete at least one of the two methodology units of study (SCLG2602 or SCLG2632).
SLSS3601
Doing Socio-Legal Research
6    P 6 Senior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies and (SCLG2602 or SCLG2632)
N SLSS2601
Semester 1
Electives
SLSS2603
Medico-Legal and Forensic Criminology
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Sociology or Socio-Legal Studies
Semester 2
SLSS2605
Crime, Media and Culture
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies) and (SLSS2603)
C SCLG2634
Semester 2
SCLG2605
Social Justice Law and Society
6    P (12 Junior credit points in Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points in Socio-Legal Studies)
N SCLG2017, SCLG2536
Semester 1
SCLG2608
The Sociology of Deviance and Difference
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Sociology, Anthropology, Gender and Cultural Studies, Socio-legal studies, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013
N SCLG2523, SCLG2004
Semester 1
Winter Main
SCLG2621
Power, Politics and Society

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies)


this unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
Semester 2
SCLG2623
Sociology of Terror
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies)
Semester 2
Summer Early
SCLG2624
Human Rights and Social Protest
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies)
Semester 1
SCLG2634
Crime, Punishment and Society
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, SLSS, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, LAW1100, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N SCLG2566
Semester 1
ECOP3017
Human Rights in Development
6    P (ECOP2011 or ECOP2012 or ECOP2612) and (ECOP2613 or ECOP2614 or ECOP2616 or ECOP2617 or ECOP2618 or ECOP2619 or ECOP2911)
N ECOP3007
Semester 1
GOVT2111
Human Rights and Australian Politics
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations, or 12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies
N GOVT2101
Semester 2
GOVT3986
Gender, Security and Human Rights

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 Senior credit points from Government and International Relations
N GOVT2336
Semester 2
HSTY2631
Sin City? A History of Sydney

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 Junior credit points of History or 12 Junior credit points of Ancient History or 12 Junior credit points of Socio-Legal Studies
Semester 2
Winter Main
HSTY2671
Law and Order in Modern America

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P (12 Junior credit points of History or Ancient History) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
Semester 2
WORK2219
Managing Organisational Sustainability
6    P 40 credit points worth of units of study
Semester 2

Honours

SLSS4011
Socio-Legal Studies Honours A
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS4012
Socio-Legal Studies Honours B
12    C SLSS4011
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS4013
Socio-Legal Studies Honours C
12    C SLSS4012
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS4014
Socio-Legal Studies Honours D
12    C SLSS4013
Semester 1
Semester 2