SOCI293-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018

The History of Gangs in New Zealand

15 points
16 Jul 2018 - 18 Nov 2018


An introduction to the sociology of gangs, focusing on the historical development of gangs in New Zealand and the methods which have been taken to control them.

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.

Biculturally competent and confident

Students will be aware of and understand the nature of biculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand, and its relevance to their area of study and/or their degree.


15 points of SOCI or ANTH at 100 level; OR LAWS101; OR LAWS 150/CRJU101; 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 Wednesday 11:00 - 13:00 C3 Lecture Theatre 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 C3 Lecture Theatre 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct

Course Coordinator

Jarrod Gilbert


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Weekly Quizzes 10%
Essay One 24 Aug 2018 20% 2000 words
Essay Two 12 Oct 2018 30% 2500 words
Take Home Test 40%

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.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

All SOCI293 Occurrences

  • SOCI293-18S2 (D) Semester Two 2018 (Distance) - Not Offered
  • SOCI293-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018