Political ordering
Political ordering

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Political ordering

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand key social issues and debates in contemporary UK society, such as: how social and material lives are related; how our identities are made; and how societies are ordered and governed

  • understand inequalities, difference and diversity in contemporary societies

  • construct a simple social science argument using appropriate concepts; theories and evidence

  • interpret and criticise different forms of evidence, both quantitative and qualitative

  • read and understand information from tables, graphs, charts and diagrams.


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