Qualification Grading Type
- GD1-Understanding the subject
- GD2-Application of knowledge
Unit Learning Outcomes
Understand concepts of culture, sub culture and mass culture.
1.1Analyse the concepts of culture, sub culture and mass culture.
Analyse the concepts of high and low culture.
Understand the significance of age, class, gender and ethnicity in relation to the acquisition of cultural norms and values.
2.1Examine the inter-relationship between identity, socialisation and culture.
2.2Analyse the concepts of norms and roles in sociological explanations.
2.3Analyse the main agencies of social influence in the development of identity and culture.
Understand how the production and consumption of cultural products influences the values attached to them.
3.1Analyse the link between culture and identity in a modern society.
3.2Analyse the ways in which the media and leisure industries influence cultural identity.