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PO9A1 - Citizenship, Migration and Cultural Diversity

  • Module code: PO9A1
  • Module name: Citizenship, Migration and Cultural Diversity
  • Department: Politics and International Studies
  • Credit: 20

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The module offers an advanced introduction to the concepts and normative debates surrounding the rights and duties of citizens in the context of cultural diversity and religious pluralism. More specifically, the module aims are: To introduce students to various normative theories of citizenship and enable them to assess the strengths and weakenesses of these different theories; To distinguish various normative approaches to cultural and religious diversity and enable students to assess their strengths and weaknesses; To examine a number of different policy areas, such as the public funding of faith schools and the legal accommodation of cultural diversity, in the light of different theories of citizenship and different normative approaches to cultural and religious diversity.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module you will be able to: Demonstrate an advanced knowledge of the main normative theories of citizenship and assess their strengths and weaknesses; Demonstrate an advanced knowledge of various normative approaches to cultural and religious diversity and assess their strengths and weaknesses; Apply different normative perspectives on citizenship and cultural diversity to policy areas.

Timetabled teaching activities

1 x 2 hour seminar per week.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/pais/studymasters/pgmodules/po9a1

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
20 CATS (Module code: PO9A1-20)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
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