Understanding the Social World (1007LHS)

This course introduces students to the social sciences in a fresh local context, exploring key theories social scientists use to explain Australian and global societies, and considering the ways that our understanding of the social world has an impact on social life. Incompatible: 1008CCJ Understanding Social Problems; 1014HSV Introduction to Social Theory; SGY14 Understanding the Social World. OUA Equivalent Course Code: SGY14 Understanding the Social World. Prerequisites: NIL; Co-requisites: NIL.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Gold Coast Trimester 3Nathan Trimester 1Nathan Trimester 3Online Trimester 3

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
2 November 2020
Last date to add a course
8 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
22 November 2020

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Workshop
Workshop (71666) Tuesday 15:00 - 16:45
3 November 2020 - 8 December 2020
Thursday 15:00 - 16:45
5 November 2020 - 10 December 2020
Workshop (71665) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 10:45
3 November 2020 - 8 December 2020
Thursday 09:00 - 10:45
5 November 2020 - 10 December 2020

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
2 November 2020
Last date to add a course
8 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
22 November 2020

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (70040) Open Tuesday 12:00 - 13:45
3 November 2020 - 8 December 2020
N53 -1.21
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Thursday 12:00 - 13:45
12 November 2020 - 17 December 2020
N72 -2.13
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
2 November 2020
Last date to add a course
8 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
22 November 2020

Please view full class information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (70035) Thursday 10:00 - 11:45
5 November 2020 - 10 December 2020
G30 2.11
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 10:00 - 11:45
6 November 2020 - 11 December 2020
G30 1.13/1.17
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
24 February 2020
Last date to add a course
8 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
22 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
26 April 2020

Please view full class information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

The published class timetable below may no longer accurately reflect course delivery, with most classes transitioning to remote/online learning, wherever possible.  Please refer to your student email and Learning@Griffith course site for the most up to date arrangements.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (13048) Wednesday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
N56 0.08
Languages Building
Nathan Campus
Workshop (13047) Wednesday 09:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 0.57
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (13045) Open Wednesday 09:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 3, 6, 7 - 12, 4 - 5
N78 -1.12
Sir Samuel Griffith Building
Nathan Campus
Workshop (13043) Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 -1.21
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (10237) Open Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
N53 0.58
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
24 February 2020
Last date to add a course
8 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
22 March 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
26 April 2020

Please view full class information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

The published class timetable below may no longer accurately reflect course delivery, with most classes transitioning to remote/online learning, wherever possible.  Please refer to your student email and Learning@Griffith course site for the most up to date arrangements.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (13042) Open Wednesday 16:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
G27 1.13
Business 2 Building
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (13041) Wednesday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
G11 3.60
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (13039) Open Wednesday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
G11 3.62
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (13038) Open Wednesday 09:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 6, 7 - 12
G11 3.62
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus