University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

SOCI 1003 - Introduction to Sociology

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: GWSI 1001, GWSI 1001EX, GSSA 1001, GSSA 1001EX
Assessment: Tutorial participation 15%, Short critical assignment (750 words) 25%, Essay (1,500 words) 45%, Multiple-answer test (online) 15%
Syllabus:

This introductory course provides students with the skills to analyse society from a sociological perspective. It examines a number of pressing social problems within contemporary Australian society and offers a comprehensive introduction to the discipline of sociology and its foundational theories. It aims to provide students with the skills to understand examine and explain broad social trends and their impact on the individual. Key sociological concepts covered include class/socioeconomic status, gender, youth, ethnicity, family, work, consumption and location.

Course Fees

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 18/03/2019 Sun 31/03/2019 Fri 10/05/2019 Fri 14/06/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10612 LE01 220 18 4 Mar - 8 Apr Monday 10am - 12pm Helen Mayo Nth, 103N, Florey Lecture Theatre
29 Apr - 20 May Monday 10am - 12pm Helen Mayo Nth, 103N, Florey Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10613 TU10 27 FULL 7 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 2pm - 3pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
2 May - 23 May Thursday 2pm - 3pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
10614 TU09 27 8 8 Mar - 12 Apr Friday 9am - 10am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
3 May - 24 May Friday 9am - 10am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
10616 TU07 27 2 4 Mar - 8 Apr Monday 2pm - 3pm Hartley, 108a, Teaching Room
29 Apr - 20 May Monday 2pm - 3pm Hartley, 108a, Teaching Room
10617 TU06 27 1 5 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 9am - 10am Barr Smith South, 1062, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 21 May Tuesday 9am - 10am Barr Smith South, 1062, Teaching Room
10618 TU05 27 FULL 7 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
2 May - 23 May Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
10620 TU03 27 FULL 5 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 10am - 11am Barr Smith South, 1062, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 21 May Tuesday 10am - 11am Barr Smith South, 1062, Teaching Room
10621 TU02 27 3 4 Mar - 8 Apr Monday 3pm - 4pm Hughes, 322, Teaching Room
29 Apr - 20 May Monday 3pm - 4pm Hughes, 322, Teaching Room
10622 TU01 27 FULL 8 Mar - 12 Apr Friday 10am - 11am Napier, 205, Teaching Room
3 May - 24 May Friday 10am - 11am Napier, 205, Teaching Room