Bachelor's Programme in Sociology of Work and Welfare
Sociology, 1-year programme
Language of instruction
Upon completion of the course, the student should to be able to
describe the various issues and problems investigated by classical sociologists
describe how these issues were investigated
describe transitions from traditional to modern societies
explain sociological concepts and theories introduced by classical sociologists
apply classical sociological theory in the analysis of current social phenomena
The course will provide the student¿s with knowledge about core ideas and analytical tools developed by classical sociologists including Marx, Weber, Durkheim.
inequality and power
social classes and social stratification
traditional and modern societies
understandings of society
Lectures, group work, and a supervised written assignment. Expected workload is about 270 hours.
Assessment methods and criteria
5 hour individual written school exam. Graded assessment.
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.