- Code SOCY6045
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Sociology
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Sociology
- Areas of interest Sociology
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- To provide a basic understanding of the dynamics of global change;
- To appreciate the political and historical developments that have influenced the 'making of the Third World';
- To be able to examine the rhetoric and the reality behind contemporary concepts or codewords, such as 'progress', 'modernisation', 'development' and 'globalisation';
- To appreciate the complex interlinkages between the 'global' and the 'local';
- To be able to to produce an argument and marshal evidence for it in written work on development;
- To be able to develop a reasoned position on various issues in development.
Indicative AssessmentThree reflective markers on student engagement with material and progress (600 words -10%; 750 words 15%; 1000 words 20%); research essay 3,500 words 45%; tutorial participation 10%.
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WorkloadIs three hours contact per week (2 lectures and 1 tutorial) over 11 weeks, plus tutorial preparation time plus 2 weeks essay preparation and one hour course summary final lecture.
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- 6 units
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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|
|2418||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|