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Understanding the Social World

Undergraduate | GRF-SGY141 | 2024

Previously GRF-SGY14

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
27 Oct 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024,
4 Nov 2024

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$2,040

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Understanding the Social World

About this subject

  • At the successful completion of this subject you should be able to:

    1. describe the basic principles of three sociological paradigms used to explain the social world;
    2. compare three sociological paradigms and explain their similarities and differences;
    3. analyse the importance of the "sociological imagination" in understanding the social world;
    4. apply sociological theory to an examination of social issues.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • GRF-SGY14 (Not currently available)

  • GRF-CCJ18 (Not currently available)

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0.125 EFTSL
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