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Unit of study_

Society and Identity - SCLG2637

Year - 2018

This unit investigates the relationship between identity and society. It explores how identity is formed, shaped and expressed in different spheres of social relations, including the family, religion, capitalism and celebrity society. The changing complexion of identity is elucidated through the systematic analysis of major social theories.

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x 2000wd Essay (40%), 1x 2000wd Take Home Exercise (40%), 1x 500wd Presentation (10%), x Tutorial Participation (10%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in Sociology


SCLG2612; SCLG2625; SCLG2626; SCLG2629


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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