Introduction to Social Science (1710LHS)

This is a first-year introductory course that answers the following questions: What is social science? How do social scientists analyse the world? What issues are social scientists concerned with? What are some of the key debates in social science? What jobs do social scientists do? The course is underpinned by a focus on critical thinking, civic engagement, global learning, and intercultural knowledge.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Arrangements apply

New students (Non-grandfathered students)
Band 4

Grandfathered students
Band 2A

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Nathan Trimester 1Online Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (17422) Friday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (17423) Wednesday 09:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (15031) Open Friday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
N56 0.09
Languages Building
Nathan Campus
Workshop (15030) Open Friday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
N72 -2.12
Glyn Davis Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (15033) Open Friday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
N13 0.05
Environment 2 Building
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (15027) Open Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G40 4.114
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (15026) Thursday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G40 4.114
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Seminar
Seminar (15029) Open Thursday 08:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus