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
$876.00
International
$3985.80

Set Text

There is no set text or book of student notes for this course. All essential and recommended readings will be placed on Blackboard by the Course Coordinators,

CRN 9141

Coordinator: Chamsy El-Ojeili.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 11th July 2016 - 21st August 2016

  1. Monday
    15:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KKLT303
  2. Wednesday
    15:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KKLT303

Teaching dates 5th September 2016 - 16th October 2016

  1. Monday
    15:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KKLT303
  2. Wednesday
    15:10 - 16:00
    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.