Checking date: 09/07/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Culture and society
Study: Bachelor in Sociology (208)

Coordinating teacher: DIAZ GANDASEGUI, VICENTE

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Social Analysis

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Knowledge of the fundamental elements of the culture and society. Approach to the sociological analysis of culture and society. Development of sociological skills linked to different forms of learning.
Description of contents: programme
Topic 1. Nature, culture and society Topic 2. Elements of culture. Topic 3. Cultural diversity. Topic 4. Cultural change. Topic 5. Religion and magic (I). Topic 6. Religion and magic (II) Topic 7. Ethnicity and race. Topic 8. The arts.
Learning activities and methodology
Theoretical classes for acquisition of competences related to the knowledge of the fundamental elements that constitute the culture and society. Assignments will be both individual and collective. Some of the assignments will be presented in class orally.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.