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TALS0233 Sociology of Consumption II 6 ECTS
Organised by
Economic Sociology
Person in charge
Aki Koivula

Learning outcomes

The course aims at deepening students' knowledge about sociology of consumption. After completing the course, the students will have a more profound understanding of the central features and critical aspects of consumption and society of consumption.


The course will examine consumption and consumer society from social, cultural, and economic perspectives by utilizing international research literature.

Teaching methods

No lectures.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English

The exam is taken through the Electronic Exam service: https://tenttis.utu.fi.


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Articles specified by the lecturer. Please contact the person responsible for this course for further details.

The exam is taken through the Electronic Exam service: https://tenttis.utu.fi.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Social Research
Department of Marketing and International Business
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Social Research
Department of Social Research
Social Policy
Finnish Study Modules
Social Work
Economic Sociology