Sociology


Ranking

Top 200 in the world for Sociology (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2020)

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Ranking

Top 200 in the world for Sociology (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2020)

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Overview

If you want to study how the modern world came to be the way it is, what is happening and why, and what alternatives are possible, Sociology is for you. Sociology is a craft, a vocation, and to study and engage with the subject can be a transformative experience; once you have acquired a sociological imagination you will never be able to see the world in quite the same way again.

Sociologists investigate the structure of societies, organisations, groups, and everyday lives. Their subject matter is as varied as society itself.

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Phone +64 3 369 3377
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Location
Level 3, Elsie Locke Building – see campus maps

Postal address
Te Rāngai Toi Tangata | College of Arts
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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