Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC3118: 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 comprehensive knowledge of current theories and debates in the sociology of religion.|
2. Critically assess empirical studies in the sociology of religion.
|Discipline-Specific Skills||3. Demonstrate a critical and reflective understanding of key concepts in sociology.|
4. employ relevant research methods in the study of religious trends.
|Personal and Key Skills||5. demonstrate competence in using R software for data analysis|
6. conduct independent research work within a limited time frame.