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ASC102 - Introduction to Sociology B

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Enrolment modes:(B, G, W, X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:K Toffoletti
Coordinator:

K Toffoletti (B, W, X), B East (G)

Incompatible with: ASC202
Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

The study of global and national inequalities is possibly one of the most important areas of study in sociology. Patterns of inequality are based on categories such as social class, gender, race and ethnicity. The first section of this unit will explore these categories as well as sociological explanations by major theorists in the area. The unit then moves on to and examination of globalisation, work and global risks. 

Assessment

One essay 1800 words 40%, tutorial participation (off campus online quizzes via DSO) 25%, closed book examination 35%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Student Contribution Rate***Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$706$706$706$2087$2268

* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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