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Sociology

SCQF Level 07 (2 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
SCIL07002 SV1 Data Literacy Semester 2 20
SCIL07001 Statistical Literacy Not delivered this year 20

SCQF Level 08 (9 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
SCIL08011 Fundamentals 2: Sociology Not delivered this year 0
SCIL08010 Fundamentals: Developing Sociological Imagination Not delivered this year 0
SCIL08004 SV1 Sociology 1A: The Sociological Imagination: Individuals and Society Semester 1 20
SCIL08005 SV1 Sociology 1B: The Sociological Imagination: Private Troubles, Public Problems Semester 2 20
SCIL08012 SV1 Sociology 2a: Thinking Sociologically Semester 1 20
SCIL08013 SV1 Sociology 2b: Researching Social Life Semester 2 20
SCIL08008 SV1 Sustainable Development 1a: Introducing Sustainable Development Semester 1 20
SCIL08009 SV1 Sustainable Development 2a: Perspectives on Sustainable Development Semester 2 20
SCIL08014 The future of our university: an interdisciplinary experiment in cooperative learning Not delivered this year 20

SCQF Level 10 (41 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
SCIL10076 China's Contemporary Transformations Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10080 SV1 Contemporary Issues in Sociology Semester 2 20
SCIL10062 SV1 Designing and Doing Social Research Semester 1 20
SCIL10079 Digital Culture Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10063 SV1 Doing Survey Research Semester 2 20
SCIL10077 SV1 Economic Sociology: Theories and Enquiries Semester 2 20
SCIL10086 Finance and Society Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10032 Gender and Development Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10073 SV1 Gender, Marginality and Social Change Semester 2 20
SCIL10067 SV1 Globalization Semester 1 20
SCIL10023 SV1 Intimate Relationships Semester 2 20
SCIL10068 SV1 Migration: social origins and social consequences Semester 2 20
SCIL10065 SV1 Nations and Nationalism Semester 1 20
SCIL10064 Popular Music, Technology and Society Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10088 Practising Action Research for Sustainability Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10071 SV1 Race And Ethnicity Semester 2 20
SCIL10090 Refugees and Humanitarianism Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10058 SV1 Religion and Society Semester 2 20
SCIL10082 SS1 Responding to sustainability challenges: critical debates Semester 1 20
SCIL10020 Scotland: Social Structure and Social Change Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10047 SV1 Social & Political Movements: Theory and Practice Semester 2 20
SCIL10006 Social Demography Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10018 SV1 Social Theory Semester 1 20
SCIL10045 SS1 Sociology Project Semester 1 40
SCIL10091 SS1 Sociology Project Preparation Course Full Year 0
SCIL10072 SV1 Sociology of Emotions Semester 2 20
SCIL10089 SV1 Sociology of Illicit Markets and Criminal Organisations Semester 2 20
SCIL10054 Sociology of Intoxication Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10083 SV1 Sociology of the Arts Semester 2 20
SCIL10024 Sociology of the Environment and Risk Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10037 The Project Presentation Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10085 The Sociology of Sex Work Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10092 The future of our university: an interdisciplinary experiment in cooperative learning (Honours) Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10081 SV1 The social life of food Semester 2 20
SCIL10046 Theories of Power Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10087 Topics in Social Theory Not delivered this year 20
SCIL10055 Youth Culture, Media and Society Not delivered this year 20
SSPS10001 SV1 Contemporary Feminist Debates Semester 1 20
IMES10098 SV1 Muslims in Europe Semester 1 20
SCPL10020 SV1 Social Inequality and the Life Course Semester 2 20
SSPS10026 SS1 Social and Political Science in Practice Semester 1 20

SCQF Level 11 (21 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
SCIL11034 China's Contemporary Transformations Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11004 Dissertation MSc by Research Sociology (60 credit) Not delivered this year 60
SCIL11006 Dissertation MSc by Research Sociology (80 credit) Not delivered this year 80
SCIL11033 SV1 Economic Sociology: Theories and Enquiries Semester 2 20
SCIL11036 SV1 Ethnopolitical Conflict Semester 2 20
SCIL11038 Finance and Society Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11016 SV1 Globalization Semester 1 20
SCIL11030 SV1 Key Concepts in Global Social Change Semester 1 20
SCIL11039 Modelling, High-Frequency Trading and the Sociology of Finance Not delivered this year 10
SCIL11020 Power: Conceptualising, theorising and investigating Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11029 SV1 Researching Global Social Change Semester 2 20
SCIL11024 Social Demography Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11042 Social Network Research: Theories and Analysis Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11037 Sociological Theory for Social Research Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11035 Sociology of the Arts Not delivered this year 20
SCIL11027 SV1 Supervised Reading in Sociology & Socio-Cultural Studies Semester 2 20
PGSP11504 SS1 Dissertation MSc by Research Social and Political Science (Sociology) Full Year 120
IMES11090 SS1 Muslims in Europe (PG Version) Semester 1 20
PGSP11557 SS1 Placement-Based Dissertation (MSc in Nationalism Studies) Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond 60
EDUA11416 SV1 Social Inequalities in Education Worldwide Semester 2 20
PGSP11554 SS1 Sociology Postgraduate Research Seminar Full Year 0
Key
Available to all students - SV
Not available to visiting students - SS
Part-year visiting students only - VV
 
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