School of Social and Cultural Studies

This information is for the 2016 academic year. See information for SOSC 211 in 2017.

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

2016: domestic $876.00     international $3,985.80

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 1 2016

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
1627 29 Feb – 20 Mar 2016Fri1000 - 1150New Kirk [Kelburn]LT301Chamsy El-Ojeili
28 Mar – 24 Apr 2016Fri1000 - 1150New Kirk [Kelburn]LT301
2 May – 5 Jun 2016Fri1000 - 1150New Kirk [Kelburn]LT301

Course Outline Information

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