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SOC1000 Approaches to the Social Sciences

Short Description: Approaches the Social Sciences
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities & Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 090301 - Sociology
Grading basis : Graded

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.


Students will be introduced to a range of social science theories and disciplines such as anthropology, sociology, economics, psychology, political science and history. The approaches will be theoretical rather than methodological. Students will apply these theoretical approaches each week to a variety of social issues. In addition, students are introduced to several important themes in modern social science such as social order, citizenship, consumerism and globalisation.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2019 Online
Semester 3, 2019 Online