Curricula Guides
SOSI0213 Politics and globalisation 3 ECTS
Organised by
Sociology
Person in charge
Suvi Salmenniemi

Learning outcomes

The course aims at deepening students’ knowledge about politics, globalisation as well as social and political movements. After completing the course, the students will have a more profound understanding of the central features and critical aspects of sociological research on politics and globalisation.

Contents

Students will be introduced to a given special field in sociology (politics and globalisation) by examining relevant literature on the field.

Teaching methods

Literature.

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.

Book exam consists of essay questions. The student is expected to write an outlined answer based on the reading materials. The questions will commonly relate to a particular chapter, or a key theme or concept, in the reading materials.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Written exam:

Edwards: Social Movements and Protest

Tyler: Revolting subjects

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Social Research
2017–2018
Teaching
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Social Research
Social Research
Finnish Study Modules
Department of Social Research
Social Policy
Social Work
Sociology
Economic Sociology