Scheda programma d'esame
SOCIOLOGIA DEL MUTAMENTO
MARIA GRAZIA RICCI
Anno accademico2016/17
CdSSCIENZE DEL SERVIZIO SOCIALE
Codice059QQ
CFU6
PeriodoPrimo semestre

ModuliSettoreTipoOreDocente/i
SOCIOLOGIA DEL MUTAMENTOSPS/07LEZIONI42
MARIA GRAZIA RICCI unimap
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Learning outcomes
Knowledge
The student who successfully completes the course will have a good knowledge of the theories of social change and their most significant concepts. He/she will be able to interpret one of the most important phenomena in modern societies and critically analyze some specific aspects. He/she will be aware of the consequences of the dynamics of social change on the lives of individuals and social groups
Assessment criteria of knowledge
The student will be assessed on his/her demonstrated ability to discuss the main course contents using the appropriate terminology. for students attending lectures only: with the oral presentation, to be made to the teacher and the other students, the student must demonstrate the ability to approach a circumscribed research problem, and organise an effective exposition of the results.

Methods:

  • Final oral exam

Further information:
final oral exam 100%; for student attending lectures only: final oral exam 80%; oral report 20%

Teaching methods

Delivery: face to face

Learning activities:

  • attending lectures
  • preparation of oral/written report
  • participation in discussions
  • individual study

Attendance: Advised

Teaching methods:

  • Lectures
  • Task-based learning/problem-based learning/inquiry-based learning

Syllabus
The course addresses a central issue of social analysis, the process of social change, which knowledge is a necessary prerequisite for the study of many relevant phenomena taking place in contemporary society. The course will propose an analysis of the theories of social change (mainly in the light of the key concept of modernity) and related questions. Particular attention will be paid to specific features of social change (e.g. cultural change) as well as the consequences of its dynamics on the lives of individuals and social groups.
Bibliography
mandatory texts: Daniel Chirot, Sociologia del mutamento. Come cambiano le società, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2010 Peter Wagner, Modernità. Comprendere il presente, Einaudi, Torino, 2013 Reinhart Koselleck, Il vocabolario della modernità, Il Mulino, Bologna, 2009, pp. 49-109 further bibliography will be indicated
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