Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Medicine and the Body

Module L3117

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Demonstrate a detailed knowledge and understanding of sociological theories and concepts related to the body in the context of medicine

Demonstrate a critical awareness of contemporary debates and empirical evidence about the body’s position in medical endeavours

Critically apply both empirical data and theoretical work to produce coherent and detailed written work for an academic audience

TypeTimingWeighting
Essay (4000 words)Semester 2 Assessment Week 1 Fri 16:0070.00%
Coursework30.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT2 Week 7 100.00%
Timing

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.

Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterLecture1 hour11111111111
Spring SemesterSeminar2 hours11111111111

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