- Sociological thinking
- Applied Sociology
- Theory and method
- Culture and everyday life
- Policy and public life
- Economy and society
- Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
- Online Quizzes/Tests
- Online assignment submission
- Standard Media
- Resources and Links
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
SOCX325 Is a capstone subject that ties previous Sociology subjects together and must be one of the last subject taken for this field of study.
No special requirements
This subject was previously known as SGY370 Understanding Contemporary Societies.
Understanding Contemporary Societies offers students the opportunity to integrate and expand their sociological knowledge towards the end of their undergraduate degree. Students will gain an advanced understanding of sociological theories and concepts from across the discipline. Engaging with theoretical and empirical approaches will equip students with refined sociological skills that will enable them to critically analyse and understand contemporary societies.
- Assignment 1 - Assignment 1 (30%)
- Assignment 2 - Assignment 2 (40%)
- Assignment 3 - Participation (30%)
Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject