Bachelor's Programme in Sociology of Work and Welfare
Sociology, 1-year programme
Language of instruction
Upon completion of the subject the students are expected to:
have achieved knowledge about sociological concepts and theories used to explain working life
be able to use sociological theories to discuss questions about the field of work
explain the importance of work for the individual and the society
The history of the concept of work
Sociological perspectives on working life
Working life as an institution in society
Flexibility and work
Lectures, group work and seminars. 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.