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SY4017 - Classical Social Theory

Credit points: 6
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Available ONLY to students enrolled in the BA(Hons)and BSocSc(Hons).

A lecture programme and directed reading seminar on social theory. Students are required to undertake intensive reading and discussion of a body of empirical and/or theoretical material in the discipline.

Learning Outcomes

  • acquire the skills required to engage in research associated with higher degree research projects;
  • cultivate a critical understanding of key debates in areas of research theory and/or methodology;
  • demonstrate the students knowledge of the discipline.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
SY4001 and SY4002 and SY4015 and SY4016

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Dr Nick Osbaldiston
Lecturer: Dr Mark Chong.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: presentations (50%); essays (50%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Nick Osbaldiston.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.

  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: presentations (50%); essays (50%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.