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Senior Freshman - Sociology and Social Policy

  • Students must take compulsory modules to a value of 40 ECTS and optional modules to a value of 20 ECTS.
  • Modules chosen in SF year will determine the range of modules available to you in JS and SS years.
  • It is important to consider module prerequisites and programme requirements, which are outlined under each of the relevant years.
  • Students wishing to take a Political Science module in Junior Sophister year must choose20 ECTS credits for Political Science (PO) modules in Senior Fresh Year.
  • Students opting to take a Trinity Elective for 5 ECTS must also take SSU22091: Introduction to Family Law. The Trinity Elective options are available here: https://www.tcd.ie/trinity-electives/
  • Students must take an even distribution of ECTS, 30 ECTS in Michaelmas Term and 30 ECTS in Hilary Term

 

COMPULSORY MODULES

Module Code

Module Title ECTS Co-requisites

Prerequisites

Full Year Modules

SSU22010

Irish Social Policy 1

10

   

SSU22050

Irish Social Policy 2

10

   

Michaelmas Term Modules

SOU22011

Introduction to Social Research 1 5 SOU22012  

SOU22061

Social Theory 1

5

SOU22062  

Hilary Term Modules

SOU22012

Introduction to Social Research 2

5

  SOU22011

SOU22062

Social Theory 2

5

  SOU22061

OPTIONAL MODULES

Module Code

Module Title ECTS Co-requisites

Prerequisites

Full Year Modules

FR2040/FRU2251Y

French Year 2

10

  FR1010

GR2004/GRU2250Y

German Year 2

10

  GR1004

PLF200/PLU1200Y

Polish 2 (for continuing beginner)*

10

  PLF100/PLF104

RUF200/RUU1200Y

Russian 2 ((for continuing Beginner)*

10

  RUF100/RUF104

Michaelmas Term Modules

ECU22021 Economy of Ireland A 5 ECU22022 EC1010

SOU22021

Gender, Work and Family 1

5

   
SOU22041 Power, State & Social Movements 1 5    

POU22011

History of Political Thought A: The Greeks to the Renaissance

5

POU22012  
POU22021 International Relations A: Theories of International Politics 5 POU22022  

POU22031

Comparative Politics A: The Comparative Politics of Democracies

5

POU22032  

SSU22091

Introduction to Family Law

5

   

Hilary Term Modules

ECU22022

Economy of Ireland B

5

  EC1010, ECU22021

SOU22032

Gender, Work and Family 2

5

   
SOU22052 Power, State & Social Movements 2 5    
POU22012 History of Political Thought B: Modernity and its Critics 5   POU22011
POU22022 International Relations B: Topics and Treaties 5   POU22021
POU22032 Comparative Politics B: The Comparative Politics of the Developing World 5   POU22031
TE Trinity Elective Module 5    

*Subject to availability