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 GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013) 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


this unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
Semester 2
SCLG2602
Social Inquiry: Qualitative Methods
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013) or (12 Junior credit points from Government and International Relations and GOVT3994)
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 above two methodology units of study.
SLSS3601
Doing Socio-Legal Research
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies and SCLG2602
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
ECOP3017
Human Rights in Development
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
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


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
GOVT3986
Gender, Security and Human Rights
6    P 12 Senior credit points from Government and International Relations
N GOVT2336
Semester 2
HSTY2631
Sin City? A History of Sydney
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
HSTY2671
Law and Order in Modern America
6    P (12 junior credit points of History or Ancient History) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
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


this unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
Semester 1
SCLG2607
Social Movements and Policy Making
6    P (12 Junior credit points in Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points in Socio-Legal Studies)
N SCLG2570
Semester 1
SCLG2608
The Sociology of Deviance and Difference
6    P 12 Junior credit points from ANTH, GCST, SCLG, SLSS, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013
N SCLG2004, SCLG2523
Semester 1
SCLG2618
Violence, Imaginaries and Symbolic Power
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (12 Junior credit points from Socio-Legal Studies)
N SCLG2566


this unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program
Semester 1
SCLG2621
Power, Politics and Society
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
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
WORK2219
Managing Organisational Sustainability
6    P 40 credit points worth of units of study
Semester 2

Exchange

SLSS2801
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2802
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2803
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2804
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2805
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2806
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2807
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2
SLSS2808
Socio-Legal Studies Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Available to Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies only
Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

SLSS4011
Socio-Legal Studies Honours A
12    P completion of all requirements of a Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies with a credit average in senior level core and elective Socio-Legal Studies units. Requirements for the Pass degree must be completed before entry to level 4000 honours units of study.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

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