GDSS1007
Education, Schooling & Society

GDSS1007
Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDSS1007 EDUC (3,2,1)
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What is the course about?

GDSS1007 aims at enhancing students’ knowledge and understanding of the relationship between school and society and the sociological concepts pertaining to education. It provides students with the conceptual tools to analyse educational issues and school practices from different sociological perspectives. The course further enables students to critically evaluate these issues and practices and their implications for education. Emphasis will be put on fostering students’ awareness of the issues embedded in the relationship between school and society.

Remarks:

Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.