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Postgraduate Module Descriptor

SOCM024: Cultural Sociology

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the module’s precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover some or all of the following topics:

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities2211 x 2 hour seminars
Guided independent study278Independent study A variety of private study tasks directed by the module leader. These tasks may include: reading set texts (78 hours); wider reading (100 hours); preparation for individual, paired or group presentations (20 hours); preparing drafts of coursework (80 hours)

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).