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. This course can be taken externally each year in Study Periods One and Two: OUA Course Code: SGY14 Understanding the Social World.

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 3

Course offerings and timetables

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

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (13048) Full 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 (13043) Full 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

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

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
28 October 2019
Last date to add a course
3 November 2019
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 November 2019
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
17 November 2019

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (70753) Open Tuesday 15:00 - 16:50
29 October 2019 - 3 December 2019
G30 2.11
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 15:00 - 16:50
31 October 2019 - 5 December 2019
G11 3.62
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (70752) Open Tuesday 12:00 - 13:50
29 October 2019 - 3 December 2019
G30 2.11
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
31 October 2019 - 5 December 2019
G30 1.19
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (70159) Tuesday 09:00 - 10:50
29 October 2019 - 3 December 2019
G30 2.11
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 09:00 - 10:50
31 October 2019 - 5 December 2019
G11 4.29
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
28 October 2019
Last date to add a course
3 November 2019
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 November 2019
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
17 November 2019

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (70755) Open Tuesday 12:00 - 13:50
29 October 2019 - 3 December 2019
N53 -1.21
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
7 November 2019 - 12 December 2019
N72 -2.13
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus
Workshop (70754) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 10:50
29 October 2019 - 3 December 2019
N72 -2.12
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus
Thursday 09:00 - 10:50
31 October 2019 - 5 December 2019
N56 0.08
Languages Building
Nathan Campus
Workshop (70160) Open Tuesday 15:00 - 16:50
29 October 2019 - 3 December 2019
N76 1.04
Campus Heart Building
Nathan Campus
Thursday 15:00 - 16:50
31 October 2019 - 5 December 2019
N78 -1.11
Sir Samuel Griffith Building
Nathan Campus