Degree Module: Understanding the Social World (Face to Face)
SCQF Level 7
Face to face
The module provides an introductory account of how sociology developed, key sociological terms, concepts and schools of thought. Sociological thinking is applied to module topics: social construction of gender and sexuality; urbanisation; consumer society; individual and collective resistance; and deviance and crime.
• Students should have passed 2 Highers at C or above
Mode of delivery:
- Face to face, Mondays, 9am to 11am
Duration: Semester 1 only - September to December
Further study might include: HNC Social Sciences/ BSc (Hons) Social Sciences depending on additional qualifications and experience.