Course: Sociology

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Course title Sociology
Course code USSV/KSOC
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Mandys Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Introduction to sociology - its definition, structure, importance in practice. Determination of sociological phenomena. History of sociology in its genesis. Types of research (audit, marketing research, sociological research). Basic sociological categories - social groups (classification, features, groups, types of groups). Norms and institutions. Deviation. System of social control, sanctions. Values, value system. Conflicts and its solution (interpersonal, intrapersonal). Partial sociological disciplines, family and youth sociology. Leisure time sociology - time record as a sociological method, leisure time activities. Work and industry sociology, settlement, town and countryside sociology.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the subject is to acquaint the students with basci social phenomenona and conceptions, give them knowledges about elementary metodologic consecutions in analasis of social phenomena in the society.
Student will be able to orientate in basic sociologic concepts and use them in the study of further economic subjects.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Written examination

The assignment is based on the written test and oral discussion.
Recommended literature
  • Sociologický časopis, Praha: Akademie věd České republiky, Sociologické ústav, 1965.
  • Disman, M. Jak se vyrábí sociologická znalost. Praha, 2002. ISBN 978-80-246-0139-7.
  • Giddens, A. Sociologie. Praha, 2013. ISBN 728-80-257-0807-1.
  • Keller, J. Dějiny klasické sociologie. 2005. ISBN 978-80-86429-52-6.
  • Keller, J. Úvod do sociologie. 2011. ISBN 978-80-8642-939-7.
  • NOVÝ, I.,SURÝNEK, A a kol. Sociologie pro ekonomy a manažery, Praha, Grada 2006, ISBN 80-247-1705-0.


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Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2014) Economy 2 Summer
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Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2013) Economy 2 Summer
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