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Education of Women and Girls

Enrolment code: ESG780

Offered: not offered in 2003

Special note: will be offered in 2004

Unit description:

Reviews recent research on women’s education in western societies and the teaching and performance of girls in our classrooms. Understanding the implications of this research for classroom and professional practice is an important objective of the unit.

Staff Dr CJ Hiller For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Assessment mode negotiated Assignment (Women’s Studies major – written assignment (100%)) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Clark M, The Great Divide, Curriculum Development Centre, 1987.
Davies B, Gender, Equity and Early Childhood, National Curriculum Issues 3, Curriculum Development Centre, 1988.
Kenway J & Willis S, Hearts and Minds, Falmer Press, 1990.
Livingstone D et al, Critical Pedagogy and Cultural Power, Macmillan, 1987.
Rowan L, Write me In, Peta, 2001
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Women's Studies  
Courses Graduate Certificate of Education
Master of Education
Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Faculty website Faculty of Education  
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