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Unit of study_

Space, Place and Society - SCLG3611

Year - 2020

Everyday social life necessarily takes place across a range of disparate spaces and places. This unit takes a sociological approach to exploring key spatial sites of social life (including cities, suburbs, villages and countryside) and examining how processes like modernisation, globalisation and gentrification have impacted those places.

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

Assessment
Tutorial Participation (10%), 1x 1000wd Critical Review of Key Text (20%), 1x 2000wd Research Essay (40%), 1x 1500wd Take Home Exercise (30%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in the Sociology major

Prohibitions

SCLG2616 or SCLG2617 or SCLG2626

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
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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