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PED2001 - Perspectives on Society, Education and Reproduction

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Report
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Approved report 100/100

Course content

This course will provide an introduction into the pedagogical processes that are oriented towards the relationship between individuals and structures. Key concepts used to study these processes are: socializing, upbringing, learning and education. Based on this, the course will investigate the characteristics of our society and how both people and educational institutions relate to these terms. In addition to this, phenomenon such as social class, gender, ethnicity, power, lifestyle and identity will be explored. The focus will be on social interaction and the area of tension between educational institutions, families and media.

Learning outcome

The goal of the course is to develop knowledge about educational processes related to the interaction between structures and individuals. The students will develop skills, independency and curiosity where she / he should be able to handle sentral educational sociological concepts in written presentation.

Learning methods and activities

Teaching is divided into lectures, seminars and supervision. Normally there are two hours lectures and two hours seminar each week. Lectures, seminars and supervision can be organized in more intensive periods.

Compulsory activity: Approved research question for the report.
Form of assessment: Report (maximum 10 pages). The deadline for handing in the report will be given at the start of the term.




If less than 10 students sign up for the course it may be canceled.

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved research question for the report

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Required previous knowledge

None.

Course materials

The required course reading material is on approximately 500 pages.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
PED1012 7.5 01.09.2012
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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

No.of lecture hours: 2
Lab hours: 1

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Education
  • Social Sciences
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Education and Lifelong Learning

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Report

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Approved report 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Approved report 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

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