Module Detailed Information for [SC2212]
Academic Year : 2016/2017 Semester : 4
Correct as at 12 Jun 2018 20:00

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Module Title : Sociology of Deviance
Module Description : This course introduces students to the sociological study of deviance and social control, distinguishing it as a field of research from biological and psychological explanations of deviance. It will trace the historical development of sociological theories on deviance and introduce students to contemporary approaches to deviance and crime. These perspectives will be utilized and illustrated through a study of the changing patterns of defining and controlling deviance in modern societies with reference to selected substantive issues. Students who have a keen interest in issues of social order, social control and conformity will find this course attractive.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : NIL
Preclusion : NIL
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-2-5
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
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