SOSC-217 – Special Topic: Reflecting on Violence: Contexts, Ethics and Interventions
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||as for SOSC 211|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||Social & Cultural Studies||Restrictions:||SPOL 217|
This course familiarises students with social theories of violence and security in various contexts. We consider state violence, hate crimes, collective violence, torture, terrorism and interpersonal violence. We debate ethical and methodological problems of researching violence and social policies aimed at reducing violence. 100% internal assessment.
Please note: This information is accurate for the 2014 academic year. Please refer to Course Catalogue for 2013 information.
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.
Trimester 2 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||11381||14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014||Tue||1100 - 1150||Laby [Kelburn]||LT118||Carol Harrington*||14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014||Thu||1100 - 1250||77 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||306||8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014||Tue||1100 - 1150||Laby [Kelburn]||LT118||8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014||Thu||1100 - 1250||77 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]||306|
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.