Welcome to the Understanding Culture, Society and Politics’ Alternative Delivery Mode (ADM) Module on State and Non-state Institutions!
The hand is one of the most symbolized parts of the human body. It is often used to depict skill, action, and purpose. Through our hands, we may learn, create, and accomplish. Hence, the hand in this learning resource signifies that you as a learner are capable and empowered to successfully achieve the relevant competencies and skills at your own pace and time. Your academic success lies in your own hands!
This module was designed to provide you with fun and meaningful opportunities for guided and independent learning at your own pace and time. You will be enabled to process the contents of the learning resource while being an active learner.
This module discusses the concept, characteristics and forms of stratification systems using sociological perspectives.
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. understand the different social desirables as explained by Karl Marx and Max Weber;
2. analyze the different social classifications and how one moves from one class to another.