Undergraduate Module Descriptor
ANT1008: Imagining Social Worlds: Artefacts
This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.
Utilising a selection of cultural artefacts as examples, the module aims to introduce you to the problem of formulating a distinctively sociological research question. You will investigate artefacts in class, in small teams and on your own in order to develop your anthropological/sociological imagination.
|On successfully completing the programme you will be able to:|
|Module-Specific Skills||1. demonstrate ability to interpret a variety of cultural artefacts;|
2. understand how to conceptualise them anthropologically and/or sociologically;
|Discipline-Specific Skills||3. evaluate anthropological and sociological arguments and methods of analysis and presentation;|
4. link everyday social interactions to a wider social developments;
|Personal and Key Skills||5. approach unfamiliar problems from a variety of perspectives;|
6. produce reports that are informed by a variety of sources, both individually and as a team.