General sociology (m) (2015/2016)

Course code
4S02307
Name of lecturer
Domenico Secondulfo
Coordinator
Domenico Secondulfo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
SPS/07 - GENERAL SOCIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IA dal Sep 28, 2015 al Nov 8, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IA
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall Lorenzi from Oct 7, 2015  to Nov 8, 2015
Wednesday 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall Lorenzi from Oct 7, 2015  to Nov 8, 2015

Learning outcomes

The course aims to give to the students of the philosophy course an overview of the epistemological approaches followed by sociology, in order to allow a clear view of the differences and similarities between sociology and the other scientific areas . One of these cognitive approaches will then be discussed in depth so as to allow a working knowledge.

Syllabus

The course aims to provide an overview of cognitive approaches that support and articulate the knowledge of the social reality from the perspective of sociology.
It will then be analyzed and developed, in particular, the constructivist theory.


- P. Berger, T. Luckmann, La realtà come costruzione sociale.
- D. Sparti, Epistemologia delle scienze sociali.

Assessment methods and criteria

written examination

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016