Unit

School Of Humanities And Communication Arts

Contemporary SocietyWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 100960.2

Discipline: STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Susan Barclay


Equivalent Units
700132 - Contemporary Society (WSTC), 102736 - Diversity, Language and Culture, 700292 - Diversity, Language and Culture (WSTC)

Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
In 2020 this unit replaced by 102736 - Diversity, Language and Culture. The unit introduces to students the socio-political organisation and cultural forms of the contemporary world focused on the production and structure of social relations, building on students' social and cultural experience. The unit will focus on the production and operation of social inequalities specifically gender, race/ethnicity and class and draw on key sociological and cultural studies approaches highlighting the role of culture and language in the production and maintenance of social inequalities with an emphasis on bilingualism and biculturalism in the consideration of race/ethnicity in contemporary Australia.


Courses
1519.5Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation)CONTINUING
1519.6Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation)CONTINUING
1519.7Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation)CONTINUING
1651.5Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary)CONTINUING
1651.6Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary)CONTINUING
1651.7Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary)CONTINUING
1652.5Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CONTINUING
1652.6Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CONTINUING
1652.7Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CONTINUING
1655.7Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars)CONTINUING
1655.8Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars)CONTINUING
1658.3Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
1658.4Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
1688.2Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
1688.5Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
1706.1Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
1706.2Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
1706.3Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
1707.1Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
1707.2Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
1707.3Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
1708.1Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5/Birth - 12)CONTINUING
1708.2Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5/Birth - 12)CONTINUING
1708.3Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5/Birth - 12)CONTINUING
1739.2Bachelor of International Studies (Dean's Scholars)CONTINUING
1807.1Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1813.1Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation Studies) (exit only)CONTINUING
1818.1Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
1818.2Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
1820.1Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
1822.1Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary) Dean's ScholarsCONTINUING
1822.2Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary) Dean's ScholarsCONTINUING
1823.1Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) Dean's ScholarsCONTINUING
1823.2Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) Dean's ScholarsCONTINUING
1823.3Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) Dean's ScholarsCONTINUING
2537.10Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2537.7Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2537.8Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2758.2Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2758.3Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2758.4Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
3658.6Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
3660.6Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING


Specialisations

SM1058.1Social ScienceCONTINUING




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