2017 Winter School Subject List

Introduction to Sociology Two (SCLG1002) - Applications Closed

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences
Department: Sociology and Social Policy
Level: Undergraduate
Credit Points: 6

Instructors:
(1) Mr Jeremy Simpson  - jeremy.simpson@sydney.edu.au

Contacts:
(1) Mr Jeremy Simpson  - jeremy.simpson@sydney.edu.au
(2) Prof Mike Michaels - mike.michaels@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 23 Jan 2017 
End Date: 10 Feb 2017 
Capacity: 40 
Status: Applications Closed 
Applications Open: 04 Oct 2016 
Applications Close: 03 Jan 2017 
Census date: 30 Jan 2017 
On-time withdrawals close: 30 Jan 2017 
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No

Prerequisites:

    There are no listed prerequisites for this course.

Description

Students will continue to be introduced to sociology through the analysis of contemporary society. Through a focus on the sociology of everyday life, we will explore the relationships between various social and cultural forms, institutional sites and the practices of everyday life. Topics such as fame and celebrity, fashion and consumption, globalisation community and belonging will be explored.

Assessment

1500wd essay (30%), 500wd data analysis report and tutorial preparation and engagement (30%) and 2500wd take-home exam (40%)

Timetable

Start Date: 23 Jan 2017     End Date: 10 Feb 2017

Lectures:

Mon (Week 1 only): 10:00 - 13:00 hrs

Tue (Week 1 only): 10:00 - 13:00 hrs

Wed (Week 1 to 3): 10:00 - 13:00 hrs

Thu (Week 2 & 3 only): 10:00 - 13:00 hrs

Fri (Week 2 & 3 only): 10:00 - 13:00 hrs

Tutorials:

Mon (Week 1 only): 15:00 - 16:00 hrs

Tue (Week 1 only): 15:00 - 16:00 hrs

Wed (Week 1 to 3): 15:00 - 16:00 hrs

Thu (Week 2 & 3 only): 15:00 - 16:00 hrs

Fri (Week 2 & 3 only): 15:00 - 16:00 hrs

Location:

Education Building Seminar Room 323

Texts

Sociology 5th Edition Van Krieken et al