Units of Study

SCLG2638 - Sociology of the Other

Semester 1, 2019  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jennifer Wilkinson
Phone: +61 2 9036 9481
Email: jennifer.wilkinson@sydney.edu.au


This unit explores ideas of 'otherness' via concepts of exclusion, marginalised, inequality and discrimination. It examines structural and institutional sources of those processes, and considers policy, political and legal solutions to minority rights and recognition of difference in areas like gender, sexuality, race, ethnicity and disability.


1x1000wd Reflective essay (20%), 1x1500wd Research essay (30%), 1x2000wd Take home exercise (40%), Participation (10%)


1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

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