Sociology of Globalisation

University of Limerick

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Sociology of Globalisation

  • Host University

    University of Limerick

  • Location

    Limerick, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Sociology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    a. To provide an opportunity for the student to examine of key theoretical perspectives and central debates relevant to the study of globalisation b. To offer ways of evaluating the work of major sociological schools/theorists in the study of economic, cultural and political globalisation. c. To develop the ability to analyse and evaluate various outcomes of globalisation through a critical framework

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

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