School of Social and Cultural Studies

SOSC-211 – Interpreting Society

Points:20Prerequisites:SOSC 111 or 112; 20 pts from Part A of the BA Schedule
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Social & Cultural StudiesRestrictions:None

This course introduces students to major sociological theories. Emphasis is on understanding theoretical ideas and how they relate to the construction and analysis of social issues. 50% internal assessment, 50% examination.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $818.00     international $3,650.00

Set Text

Harrington, Austin (ed.) 2005. Modern Social Theory: An Introduction. New York: Oxford University Press (ISBN 10: 0199255709). Available from vicbooks, ground floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Campus.

Trimester 2 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
1627 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon1100 - 1250Hunter [Kelburn]LT119Chamsy El-Ojeili
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon1100 - 1250Hunter [Kelburn]LT119

Course Outline Information

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