Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Sociology of Humans and Other Animals (Spr)

Module L4094B

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

understand the socio-historic dimensions of contemporary human/animal relations

critically appraise the significance of ideology in drawing distinctions between humans and animals

critically evaluate competing theorisations of the nature of being human or animal

critically assess current empirical work on human-animal relations

TypeTimingWeighting
Coursework100.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayA2 Week 1 100.00%
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Weighting

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TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterSeminar3 hours11111111111

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