GENERAL SOCIOLOGY

GENERAL SOCIOLOGY

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Code
57747
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
4 credits during the 1st year of 8744 Movement, Sport and Health Sciences (L-22) SAVONA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SPS/07
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
SAVONA (Movement, Sport and Health Sciences)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course to introduce students to basic sociological concepts with a particular deepining related to sociological approaches to leisure and sport in modern societies. It will address leisure and sport in the context of social change, both historically and currently, particularly at nation-state level, but also at urban and international levels.

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Learn the fundamentals of sociological epistemology,
  • Know the main trends of sociological theory;
  • Knowing some of the major sociological issues related to modern society and contemporary planetary era.

Teaching methods

conventional (lectures, exercises and group work)

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  1. What is sociology
  2. the birth of modern society
  3. The plot of the social fabric
  4. Culture, Language and Communication
  5. Social control, deviance and crime
  6. Gender and age
  7. Education and Education
  8. Economy and Labour

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Bagnasco, Barbagli, Cavalli, (2013) “Elementi di sociologia”, Il Mulino, Bologna.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

CATERINA ANSUINI (President)

MARIO SALISCI (President)

PAOLO LEVRERO

LESSONS

Teaching methods

conventional (lectures, exercises and group work)

ORARI

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GENERAL SOCIOLOGY

EXAMS

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
28/01/2020 14:30 GENOVA Orale