This course provides a complex understanding of our increasingly globalised world. It uses important and familiar issues that are at the forefront of debates about global, social, cultural and economic change – the sustainability of resources and ways of life, climate change, economic disparity, global citizenship, migration flows and dislocated peoples – to teach what it is to think geographically.
Allow approximately 15-20 hours study time per week for each 60 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.
Cost2019NZ students $2,202 + $60 annual administration fee
International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
- 74112 Introduction to the Social Sciences 1: Making Social Lives
- 74113 Introduction to the Social Sciences 2: Exploring Social Lives
If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
Based on an Open University UK course, it provides a global view with key examples from the Pacific and New Zealand.
This course is not available to international students.
To study this course you will require access to a DVD and CD Player.
See your course materials for textbook details.
Assessment 100% In-course.
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- choose the qualification you will study the course under
- check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
Lecturer / Tutor
You can do this course as part of these qualifications: