Units of Study

SCLG3607 - Nature and Society

Semester 1, 2019  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: David Mark Bray
Phone: +61 2 9114 0970
Email: david.bray@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit explores various sociological perspectives relating to nature and the nonhuman in society, addressing how nonhumans (e.g. environments, animals, technologies) are central to the emergence of contemporary social phenomena, including globalisation, transformations in modernist identities, and the structure of politics.

Assessments

1x 2000wd Case study essay (40%), 1x 2000wd Research essay (40%), 1x 500wd equivalent Presentation (20%)

Classes

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

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