176.216 Understanding Globalisation (15 credits)

This course examines the complexity of globalisation through a range of images that sociologists use to understand contemporary global change such as the network society, the knowledge society, the consumer society, the risk society, the fundamentalist society. It also explores how these images are played out within local contexts and personal experiences.

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  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level
  • Restriction(s): 176.316

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2021 Semester One full semester Distance