SS1600 - Discovering the Mystery of Applied Social Sciences

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2022/23, Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to introduce students the foundational concepts and methods of social sciences; the various ways of applications and contributions of these as practised in the disciplines of criminology, psychology, social work and sociology; and develop their analytical and creative thinking. Upon successful completion of the course, students are able to describe and apply key concepts and frameworks to analyse human behaviour and social issues, and to discover the contributions of relevant concepts and methods to scientific understanding and betterment of the society.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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