For the two hr test. you will be expected to reply two inquiries from a pick of four. While the inquiry picks will be on specific subjects. you will be expected to show a critical grasp of societal theory at work. as outlined in the Intended Learning Outcomes. No books or notes will be allowed into the scrutiny. this includes lexicons. Core Readings This list comprises the lower limit needed reading for the class. Links to these readings and more elaborate reading lists are available on the KLE. where you will besides happen inquiries to steer your reading readying.
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