Programme/Approved Electives for 2019/20
Available as a Free Standing Elective
The aim of this module is to broaden students' understanding of managing organisations in the context of social change.
Intended Learning Outcomes
identify and describe the features of sociological theories associated with understanding the development of contemporary working practices: 1,2,describe the conceptual and theoretical links that exist between work and wider social theory on topics such as inequality, power and social change: 1,apply sociological theories to the study of a specific example or case study: 2,
11 hours lectures11 hours tutorials80 hours private study which includes additional reading, thinking time, discussing ideas with other students, etc.24 hours assignment preparation22 hours exam preparation2 hour exam
1: Essay weighted 50%
Description of Module Assessment
2000 word structured writing assignmentThe assignment will offer a choice of topic to be answered and will offer students a structured question to guide their writing practice for the exam.2: Unseen Exam weighted 50%
2 hour unseen examinationStudents to attempt two questions from a choice of four which may cover any aspect of the curriculum.