Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC1020: Contemporary Society: Field and Case Studies
This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.
This course approaches Contemporary Society by focusing on particular issues and topics including the following:
- The family
- Madness and psychiatry
- Social movements
Learning and Teaching
This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||Guided independent study||Placement / study abroad|
...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:
|Category||Hours of study time||Description|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity||16.5||11 x 1.5 hour weekly lecture|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity||11||11 x 1 hour weekly seminar|
|Guided Independent study||122.5||Seminar readings, essay preparation and exam preparation|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).