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ASC491 - Sociology Honours Theory

Offering information:

Notes:

(i) For students who commenced prior to 2014.

(ii) To enrol in this unit student to contact the Faculty Honours Student Advisor in the Student Services Office.

(iii) Final year of offer is 2015.

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:S Jacobs
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit concerns theories of knowing and knowledge. Since the Enlightenment of the eighteenth century, natural science has come to be widely recognized as the preeminent form knowledge. Considering the views of feminists and a number of theorists of science, the unit illustrates the range of disagreement over interpreting the nature of scientific knowledge and the methods by which scientists achieve their knowledge.

Assessment

One assignment 4000 words 100%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$755$755$2269$2442

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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