Course syllabus RRSOC - Sociology (FRDIS - WS 2020/2021)


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Course code:
RRSOC
Course title in Czech: Sociology
Course title in English:
Sociology
Semester:
WS 2020/2021
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
bachelor
Course type:
required
Type of delivery: usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Czech
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers: Mgr. Petr Hušek, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Martin Kovanič, MA, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
doc. PhDr. Mgr. Josef Smolík, Ph.D., MBA, LLM (tutor)
doc. PhDr. Martina Urbanová, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Field of study
Year of studyGroupTeacherEntryFrequency
Capacity
Tuesday
11.00-12.50
Virtuální učebna
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
 
 
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
3
1
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
2
20
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
 
 
Lecture
Every week
190
Tuesday
13.00-14.50Z4 (ČP II.)B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
 
 
1
1
1
1
2
3
1
17
2
3
 
 
Seminar
Even week
34
Tuesday
13.00-14.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
 
 
1
1
1
1
2
3
19
4
5
6
 
 
P. HušekSeminarOdd week34
Tuesday15.00-16.50Z4 (ČP II.)
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
 
 
1
1
1
1
2
3
18
7
8
9
 
 
M. Kovanič
Seminar
Even week
34
Tuesday
15.00-16.50Z4 (ČP II.)B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
 
 
1
1
1
1
2
3
14
15
16
20
 
 
Seminar
Odd week34
Thursday
8.00-9.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
B-RER
 
 
1
1
1
1
2
3
10
11
12
13
 
 
M. Urbanová
Seminar
Even week
34
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Primary aim of the course is to develop the ability of the students to identify present social problems, to grasp their wider context and their influences in terms of fully interconnected world-system. Students will acquire theoretical knowledge of social processes and phenomena applicable in the solving of practical social problems. Graduates of the course are practically able abide by the rules of modern knowledges about creative work.
Students will be able to to identify, describe and analyse basic social phenomena and their aspects relevant to social development: social institutions and social action, social systems and social organizations; an ability to prepare simple sociological research.
 
Course content:
1.Sociology as a social science. (allowance 3/0)
2.
The rise of sociology. (allowance 3/0)
3.
Social action - socialization, encuturation, aculturation,social instituion, social role, social groups, social control. (allowance 3/0)
4.
Social action - Marx, Durkheim, Weber, Schutz, Goffman, Habermas. (allowance 3/0)
5.Social action - social capital, social mobility, contemporary tendencies (allowance 3/0)
6.Social systems - consensus,conflict, interpretative (allowance 3/0)
7.Social organization as a social system. (allowance 3/0)
8.
Sociological research - situation,strategies and methods (allowance 3/0)
9.
Quantitative research and explanation. (allowance 6/0)
10.
Qualitative research and understanding (allowance 6/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture
26 h
seminar
13 h
preparation for exam
50 h
preparation for regular assessment
18 h
preparation of presentation
5 h
writing of seminar paper
0 h
Total
112 h
 
Assessment methods:


The course is finished with written didactic test. Maximum points for test is 30, minimum is 15 points (50%).
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
URBANOVÁ, M. -- DUNDELOVÁ, J. et al. Sociologie a sociální psychologie. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 216 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-718-2.
POMAZALOVÁ, N. Sociologie. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, Fakulta regionálního rozvoje a mezinárodních studií, 2013. 115 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-762-5.

Recommended:
DISMAN, M. Jak se vyrábí sociologická znalost: příručka pro uživatele. 3rd ed. Praha: Karolinum, 2000. 374 p. ISBN 80-246-0139-7.
KELLER, J. Úvod do sociologie. 5th ed. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2004. 204 p. ISBN 978-80-86429-39-7.
BAUMAN, Z. Individualizovaná společnost. 1st ed. Praha: Mladá fronta, 2004. 290 p. ISBN 80-204-1195-X.
BAUMAN, Z. Úvahy o postmoderní době. 2nd ed. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2002. 165 p. ISBN 80-86429-11-3.
BECK, U. Riziková společnost. Na cestě k jiné modernitě. Praha: SLON, 2004. 431 p. ISBN 80-86429-32-6.
BECK, U. Moc a protiváha moci v globálním věku: nová ekonomie světové politiky. 1st ed. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2007. 460 p. Post ;. ISBN 978-80-86429-67-0.
MORAWSKI, W. Ekonomická sociologie: [problémy, teorie, empirie]. 1st ed. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2005. 338 p. Základy sociologie ;. ISBN 80-86429-43-1.
BERGER, P L. -- OGROCKÝ, J. Pozvání do sociologie: humanistická perspektiva. 3rd ed. Brno: Společnost pro odbornou literaturu - Barrister & Principal, 2007. 194 p. Studium. ISBN 978-80-87029-10-7.
NOVÝ, I. -- SURYNEK, A. et al. Sociologie pro ekonomy a manažery. 2nd ed. Praha: Grada, 2006. 287 p. Management. ISBN 80-247-1705-0.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Programme B-RED Regional Development, full-time form, initial period WS 2020/2021
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 05/19/2020.

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