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School of Psychology
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PSO2043544, A.A. 2015/16

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Degree course First cycle degree in
PS1842, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2015/16
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination SOCIOLOGY
Department of reference Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialisation
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Teacher in charge ANGELO BOCCATO 000000000000

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines SPS/07 General Sociology 9.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method distance e-learning

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 9.0 63 162.0 No turn

Start of activities 05/10/2015
End of activities 15/01/2016
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2011 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
6 2018 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 BOCCATO ANGELO (Presidente)
DALLA ROSA FEDERICO (Membro Effettivo)
MAERAN ROBERTA (Membro Effettivo)
5 2017 01/10/2017 30/09/2018 BOCCATO ANGELO (Presidente)
DALLA ROSA FEDERICO (Membro Effettivo)
MAERAN ROBERTA (Membro Effettivo)
4 2016 01/10/2016 30/09/2017 BOCCATO ANGELO (Presidente)
DALLA ROSA FEDERICO (Membro Effettivo)
MAERAN ROBERTA (Membro Effettivo)
3 2015 01/10/2015 30/09/2016 BOCCATO ANGELO (Presidente)
DALLA ROSA FEDERICO (Membro Effettivo)
ZORINO MARIA (Membro Effettivo)

Prerequisites: Some topics of general psychology and social psychology
Target skills and knowledge: Main areas of sociology with the aim of providing the basic tools for the analysis of social relations. Basic principles for understanding social problems: culture, youth reality and lifestyles, training and group participation, forms of solidarity, areas of reproduction of society, education and education, consumption/consumer, economy, employment and unemployment
Examination methods: Examination: Written
Written exam: Open questions
Assessment criteria: The assessment of the preparation of the student will be based on an understanding of the topics covered during the course, on the acquisition of concepts, principles , methods and proposals on the ability to apply them in a self-conscious. It will also take into account the student's capacity for argumentation
Course unit contents: • The basic concepts of sociology
• The relationship between the individual , society and person
• Socialization
• The culture and values ​​
• Differences and social mobility
• The comunication
• The condition of youth
• The deviance
• Playback, family and marriage
• The labor market
• Flexibility and precariousness. Both the European, Italian and Venetian
• Social policies
• Unemployment, family, welfare state
• Youth unemployment in Italy
• As you look for and find work
• Women at work
• The demand for labor in society tertiary
• The composition of employment
• Flexibility of work and employment unstable
• The labor policies and employment services
• Outplacement
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Learning activities will be provided video-lectures, forums, chat, tasks ( multi delivery, task Online, single delivery, task offline), workshops, tutorials, sociological analysis of articles on various issues, examples of compiling dedicated cards outplacement.
Additional notes about suggested reading: Bagnasco A., Barbagli M., Cavalli A. (2007), “Corso di Sociologia”, Il Mulino, Bologna
Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 ,11, 12, 16, 17, 19, 20.

Boccato A. Serra A. (a cura di) (2010), Outplacement. Psicosociologia della riqualificazione e del ricollocamento professionale, Piccin, Padova.
Chapters: 1,2,3,4,5,6

Zorino M. (2006), Il ConsumAttore, Cleup Padova.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Bagnasco A., Barbagli M., Cavalli A., Corso di Sociologia. Bologna: Il Mulino, 2007. Capitoli: 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 ,11, 12, 16, 17, 19, 20. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Boccato A. Serra A., Outplacement. Psicosociologia della riqualificazione e del ricollocamento professionale. Padova: Piccin, 2010. Capitoli: 1,2,3,4,5,6 Cerca nel catalogo
  • Zorino M., Il ConsumAttore. Padova: Cleup, 2006. Cerca nel catalogo