Honours Programme

All Honours students are required to take 8 Sociology modules in their Honours year. Students have the option of accessing either 4000 or 5000 level modules. Honours students with SJAP score of 4 and above and a minimum CAP of 3.5 qualify to do an Honours Thesis (SC4401) which constitutes 15 Modular Credits (equivalent to 3 modules). Students should approach the Department General Office to register for modules such as SC4401 and SC4660.

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Honours Timetable

2015/2016 SEMESTER 1

Please note the module listing may be subject to changes. The Department will update and confirm the list closer to the start of academic year.

Day
Time
Module
Lecturer
Monday
0900-1200
SC4883
Selected Topics in Law and Justice
George Radics
1500-1800
SC4212
Social Memory
Andrew Conroe
Tuesday
0900-1200
SC4220
Aging and Health
Ko Pei Chun
1200-1500
SC4227
Gender, Sex and Power
Eric Thompson
1500-1800
SC4226
Cultural Production: Power, Voice and Performance
Ivan Kwek
Wednesday
0900-1200
SC4206
Urban Anthropology
Ho Swee Lin
1500-1800
SC4219
Social Origins and Consequences of Financial Crises
Jiwook Jung
Thursday
0900-1200
SC4221
Comparative Analysis of Human Rights
Leong Wai Teng
Friday
0900-1200
SC4210
Sociology of Migration
Bubbles Asor
 
1200-1500
SC4201
Contemporary Social Theory
Xu Xiaohong
1500-1800
SC4882A
Perspectives on State and Society
Kurtulus Gemici

 

2015/2016 SEMESTER 2

Please note the module listing may be subject to changes. The Department will update and confirm the list closer to the start of academic year.

 Day
Time
Module
Lecturer
Monday
0900-1200
SC4218
Religions, Secularity, Post-secularity
Syed Farid Alatas
1200-1500
SC4883
Selected Topics in Law and Justice
George Radics
1500-1800
SC4882B
Citizenship, Nation and Globalization
Anne Raffin
Tuesday
0900-1200
SC4202
Reading Ethnographies
Emily Chua
 
1200-1500
SC4224
Welfare and Social Justice
Volker Schmidt
1500-1800
SC4222
Body and Society
Kelvin Low
Wednesday
0900-1200
SC4101
Reflections on a Sociological Education
TBA
1200-1500
SC4212
Social Memory
Tenzin Jinba
1500-1800
SC4223
Health and Social Behaviour
Joonmo Son
Thursday
0900-1200
SC4880A
Communication and Social Structure
Leong Wai Teng
Friday
0900-1200
SC4203
Sociology of Organizations
Ho Kong Chong
1200-1500
SC4204
Social Policy and Social Planning
Mathew Mathews
1500-1800
SC4217
Social Movements and Collective Behaviour
Manjusha Nair

Unless otherwise stated, the venue for all Honours modules is AS1/ 02-12, Sociology Seminar Room.