Course syllabus SPSS - Social Issues of Contemporary Society (FRDIS - WS 2020/2021)


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Course code:
SPSS
Course title in Czech: Social Issues of Contemporary Society
Course title in English:
Social Issues of Contemporary Society
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:
master continuing
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Czech
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers:
Prerequisites: State Bachelor Exam
 
Timetable in this semester:
DayFrom-till
Room
Teacher
Entry
Frequency
Capacity
Tuesday
10.00-10.50
Z11 (ČP II.)
not set
Seminar
Every week
40
Tuesday17.00-18.50
Virtuální učebna
not set
Lecture
Every week
90
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
This course explores contemporary tendencies of social change and development. It is designed to provide students ability of orientation in social problems and ability to understand complex power relations in the world. Students will obtain knowledge for critical evaluation of crucial topics and the controversies that accompany them. Important output of this course is also critical thinking about such issues with the respect to the variability of approaches to them.
 
Course content:
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Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture
28 h
seminar14 h
preparation for exam
40 h
preparation of presentation
38 h
elaboration and execution of projects
20 h
Total
140 h
 
Assessment methods:
none
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
KELLER, J. Sociologie organizace a byrokracie. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2007. 184 p. ISBN 978-80-86429-74-8.
MORAWSKI, W. Ekonomická sociologie: [problémy, teorie, empirie]. 1st ed. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2005. 338 p. Základy sociologie ;. ISBN 80-86429-43-1.

Recommended:
KELLER, J. Tři sociální světy: sociální struktura postindustriální společnosti. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2011. 211 p. ISBN 978-80-7419-044-5.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-RD-SEDR Socioeconomic and environmental development of regions, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019
Programme C-RED Regional Development, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019
Field of study C-RD-SEDR Socioeconomic and environmental development of regions, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Programme C-RED Regional Development, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
 
Course listed in previous semesters: SS 2019/2020 (and older)
Teaching place: Brno


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

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