SOCI263-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018

Sociology of the Everyday World

15 points
16 Jul 2018 - 18 Nov 2018


This course introduces students to a range of issues associated with the sociology of the everyday world. It examines how the elements of everyday life - shopping, credit cards, leisure, the meaning of home, food, relationships with companion animals, and other student selected topics reveal our entanglement with wider social processes. Everyday worlds will also be examined as a nexus for our engagement with contemporary issues ranging from environmental awareness to social justice.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


15 points of SOCI or ANTH at 100 level; OR 45 points in related subjects with the approval of the Head of Department.

Timetable 2018

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 13:00 - 14:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 16:00 - 17:00 Jack Erskine 111 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 15:00 Meremere 409 23 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
02 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 Psychology - Sociology 413 23 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct

Course Coordinator

Alison Loveridge

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $746.00

International fee $3,038.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 20 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

All SOCI263 Occurrences

  • SOCI263-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018