Welcome to Sociology

Sociology addresses changing social organisation and consequences for the life opportunities of individuals, families and groups. Sociologists examine class, gender, sexuality, ethnicity and disability – among other forms of difference – to understand and explain how people’s lives are shaped and how they think and feel about themselves and the world around them. Monash Sociology staff lead on research in five domains:

For information regarding Sociology staff and their research, teaching and supervision, see:
Sociology staff profiles

For Course and Unit information, see:
Sociology in the Monash Handbook

For information about Honours in Sociology, see:
Sociology Honours