Course syllabus RRSOCA - Sociology in English (FRDIS - WS 2019/2020)
Course title in Czech:
|Sociology in English|
|Course title in English:||Sociology in English|
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
|Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:||full-time, 3/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)|
|Level of course:||bachelor|
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|Language of instruction:||English|
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|Aim of the course and learning outcomes:|
|The course is concerned with the foundations of sociology. Students will be able to understand the foundations of sociology. As a result, students understand the specifics of various sociological paradigms, schools and branches, and they know their main representatives and basics of scientific research work.
The course is aimed to provide students with three types of skills: 1) To develop understanding of the basic concepts used in the discipline (social institution, social roles, social action, social structure, stratification, mobility…) 2) To understand its basic methodological approaches (quantitative and qualitative methodology, interpretative and constructivist epistemologies) 3) To be informed about the existence of sociological branches and to understand their approaches as the examples of practical applications of sociological theory (sociology of family, sociology of education, sociology of stratification and inequality, social politics)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Credit is compulsory for final exam participation. Credit is based on project. Maximum is 5 points for project. For credit is necessary to have 3 points (60%).
The course is finished with written didactic test. Maximum points for test is 30, minimum is 18 points (60%).
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|Course listed in study plans for this semester:|
|Field of study B-ITSE-IDSE International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019|
Field of study B-ITSE-IDSE International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
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Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 05/14/2019.