1272.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Education (ASCED), 2001  
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SOCIETY AND CULTURE is the study of the physical, social and cultural organisation of human society and their influence on the individual and groups.

The theoretical content of Broad Field 09 Society and Culture includes:
. belief and value systems
. cultural expression
. human development and behaviour
. human populations and their environments
. politics of power
. social organisation and structure
. social research methodology

The main purpose of this broad field of education is to develop an understanding of human behaviour and interaction, beliefs and values, cultural expression, and social structure and organisation.

This broad field comprises the following narrow fields:

This section contains the following subsection :
          0901 Political Science and Policy Studies
          0903 Studies in Human Society
          0905 Human Welfare Studies and Services
          0907 Behavioural Science
          0909 Law
          0911 Justice and Law Enforcement
          0913 Librarianship, Information Management and Curatorial Studies
          0915 Language and Literature
          0917 Philosophy and Religious Studies
          0919 Economics and Econometrics
          0921 Sport and Recreation
          0999 Other Society and Culture

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