SOSC 111

Sociology: Foundations and Concepts

This course provides an introduction to the foundations of sociological thought and their application and relevance to contemporary society. It explores key sociological concepts and debates, such as globalisation, inequality, risk, social movements, medicalisation, and technology. 50% internal assessment, 50% examination.

Taught by the School of Social & Cultural Studies, part of the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

20 points

Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
Restrictions
None

Tuition fees

Domestic
$850.60
International
$3796.00

Set Text

The set text for this course is a book of student notes which contains all the essential readings for the course. Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.

 

CRN 9141

Coordinators: Chamsy El-Ojeili, Kevin Dew.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 2nd March 2015 - 5th April 2015

  1. Tuesday
    10:00 - 10:50
    New Kirk KKLT303
  2. Thursday
    10:00 - 10:50
    New Kirk KKLT303

Teaching dates 20th April 2015 - 7th June 2015

  1. Tuesday
    10:00 - 10:50
    New Kirk KKLT303
  2. Thursday
    10:00 - 10:50
    New Kirk KKLT303

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.