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SOCI 1003OL - Introduction to Sociology

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: Online
Contact: Online
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: GWSI 1001, GWSI 1001EX, GSSA 1001, GSSA 1001EX
Assessment: Short critical assignment (500 word) 15%, Essay (1800 word) or take home exam 45%, Take home exam (600 word) 15%, Tutorial participation 5%, Tutorial exercises 20%

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.

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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
15964 01OL 60 11 No details available