Gender & World explores the shape(s) and impact(s) of gendered assumptions on human interactions in diverse areas of the world and in different historical periods. This unit focuses on how people have acted and do act on the basis of their gendered assumptions, and examines worldly practices which are based on gendered foundations. Gender and sexual difference are examined in their roles as world-organising principles (that is, as abstract categories) and elements (that is, as material realities). This unit also provides students with a global perspective on Gender Studies.
|Unit name||Gender & World|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Philosophy and Gender Studies|
Dr Louise Richardson-Self
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2018: $805.00||2018: $1,969.00||090313|
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13 weeks, 2 x 1 hr lecture, 1 hr tutorial weekly
2,500 words internal assessment (50%), tutorial participation, including a minimum of 2 online quizzes demonstrating student engagement (20%), 2 hr examination (30%).
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