This course will review recent theoretical developments and empirical findings in a chosen area of sociology complementing other sociology courses. The particular focus of study may vary and include developments in micro and macrosocial theory as well as an analysis of cultural and structural change in informal and formal settings.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon Successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Understand the basic principles and practices that underpin social science research
- Understand the problems that arise in real world research on criminal justice topics
- Think critically about data and the methodologies used to collate and analyse data
- Source data and interpret information appropriately
- Communicate effectively both orally and in written form
- Achieve outcomes working within strict time constraints.
From 2015 this course has been coded as CRIM 2001
Expected Classes 2014:
- Monday Mon 7th July, 9:30am - 5pm
- Wednesday 9th July, 9:30am - 5pm
- Friday 11th July, 9:30am - 4pm
- Monday 14th July, 9.30am - 5pm
- Wednesday 16th July, 9:30am - 5pm
- Friday 18th July, 9:30am - 4pm
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Critical Evaluation (20%) (1200 words) (LO 1,2,3 & 5)
Applied Theory Essay (20%) (1200 words) (LO 2,3,4 & 5)
Take-home Examination (50%) (LO 1-6)
Tutorial participation (10%) (LO 1,5)
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6 day intensive (generally 9am-5pm). Students are expected to undertake a further 90 hours of independent study including readings, quizzes and other assessment items (total 130 hours).
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed KnowledgeAs a winter intensive, this course is highly interactive and utilises problem-based learning techniques to explore key social and criminological problems. Students are expected to actively participate in group and class discussions.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5636||01 Jul 2014||07 Jul 2014||18 Jul 2014||30 Aug 2014||In Person||N/A|