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Nature and Society - SCLG3607

Year - 2020

This unit explores various sociological perspectives relating to nature and the nonhuman in society, addressing how nonhumans (e.g. environments, animals, technologies) are central to the emergence of contemporary social phenomena, including globalisation, transformations in modernist identities, and the structure of politics.

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x 2000wd Case study essay (40%), 1x 2000wd Research essay (40%), 1x 500wd equivalent Presentation (20%)


12 credit points at 2000 level in Sociology


SCLG2022 or SCLG2610 or SCLG2631


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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