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Social Justice, Law and Society - SLSS3603

This unit explores different theoretical perspectives on social justice relating to income and wealth distribution, identity, social recognition, law and rights. It applies these to contemporary examples, including income and wealth disparities, race and gender inequality, disability rights, the environment and treatment of non-human animals.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x 2000wd Essay (40%), 1x 500wd Online Assessment Task (20%), 1x 2000wd Take Home Exercise (40%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in Criminology or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Socio-Legal Studies or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Sociology

Prohibitions

SCLG2605,SCLG2017,SCLG2536

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

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