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Undergraduate | LTU-SOC3WOE | 2024

Worlds of Exclusion: Global Social Inequalities

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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
6 weeks

Start dates

  • 4 Nov 2024
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Worlds of Exclusion: Global Social Inequalities

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Coherently apply a sociological perspective to social inequalities within Australia and in global contexts
    2. Critically examine sociological theories of social stratification and inequalities
    3. Produce a coherent written argument addressing social issues
    4. Effectively conduct research projects on social stratification and inequalities

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 30 credit points of level 2 subjects.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed SOC2WOE (Worlds of Exclusion: Global Social Inequalities) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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