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2013 HAF101 Gender, Power and Change

Unit Level: Introductory

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HAF101 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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Explores the ways in which power works to shape gender by examining the gendered nature of the institutions and experience of education, government, work, violence, law and other areas of life using a range of disciplinary perspectives. The unit stresses the ways in which we negotiate and actively produce various understandings of gender. Attention is paid to contemporary gender issues in Australia and their global context, with a particular focus on the ways gender has changed over time in different contexts.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 2-hr exam (40%), 1,000-word short essay (15%), 1,500-word long essay (35%), tutorial participation (10%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 2x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks)

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - H
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
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This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

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STAFF: Dr Lucy Tatman

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