Social Stratification, Mobility, and Inequality

Study Program

Sociology

Year of Study Plan

2021

Lector

Speciality

sociology

Semester

1

Working Program in Ukrainian

Working Program in English

Додаткові матеріали

code

CC02

degree_level

master

Program of Study

Sociology (language of instruction - English)

Course developed in

2021

ECTS credits

8.00

Course type

compulsory

Final control

Exam

Course summary

The course focuses on the study of mainstream contemporary sociological approaches to understanding and researching social inequalities, stratification and mobility in contemporary societies of various types. Based on the foundations of stratification theories and class analysis, the course acquaints students with contemporary methodologies of empirical identification and explanation of social inequalities and stratification, study of forms and social consequences of mobility in societies. The course includes individual assignments of analytical reading, as well as assignments of analytical-descriptive and analytical-explanatory type.

Language of instruction

English