Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC2116: Sociology and Demography of Religion
This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.
Students in this module gain in-depth knowledge of central theories and current debates in the sociology of religion. In addition, this module provides an opportunity to enhance practical skills in data analysis and improved competence in using R software. These tools enable students to pursue their own independent research.
|On successfully completing the programme you will be able to:|
|Module-Specific Skills||1. Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of current theories and debates in the sociology of religion.|
2. assess empirical studies in the sociology of religion.
|Discipline-Specific Skills||3. Demonstrate understanding of key concepts in sociology.|
4. demonstrate understanding of relevant research methods employed in the study of religious trends.
|Personal and Key Skills||5. demonstrate competence in using R software for data analysis|
6. Demonstrate written analytical skills by producing a research report on deadline.