SOCI212-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Kinship and Family in Comparative Perspective

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020


This course focuses on the importance and nature of family and kinship in the construction and maintenance of social relations by individuals as well as groups, in a variety of ethnographic contexts.


Any 15 points at 100 level from ANTH or SOCI, or
any 60 points at 100 level from the Schedule V of the BA.


ANTH312, ANTH212, GEND218, GEND318 and SOCI312

Equivalent Courses

ANTH212, GEND218

Course Coordinator

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences Head of Department


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Take home test 35% 27 April - 1 May
Ethnographic Project 08 May 2020 20% Part 1
Ethnographic project 12 Jun 2020 45% Part 2 - 1500 words

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $777.00

International fee $3,375.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences .

All SOCI212 Occurrences

  • SOCI212-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020