University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

GEND 1106 - Introduction to Gender Studies

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: GSSA 1004, GEND 1106EX
Assessment: Tutorial attendance and participation 10%, Tutorial presentation 15%, Minor essay (1000 word) 30%, Major essay (2500 word) 45%
Syllabus:

Gender is encountered in every aspect of our lives. It informs public debate, legislation, how much money we earn, who dies younger and our exposure to risk and sexual violence. The course examines contemporary gender relations in Australian society, in our everyday lives, the school, the workplace, and the home. To what extent can we explain these relations in terms of women's and men's choices and to what extent in terms of masculinities and femininities, laws and institutions, and the distribution of power and resources in Australian society? The ways that ethnicity, 'race' and class modify and give meaning to gender debates in an Australian and international context will also be a central concern.

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Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12910 LE01 120 70 4 Mar - 8 Apr Wednesday 11am - 1pm Engineering Nth, N158, Chapman Lecture Theatre
29 Apr - 3 Jun Wednesday 11am - 1pm Engineering Nth, N158, Chapman Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12912 TU03 26 12 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 10am - 11am Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 10am - 11am Lower Napier, LG15, Teaching Room
12913 TU02 26 6 4 Mar - 8 Apr Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Hartley, 108a, Teaching Room
29 Apr - 3 Jun Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Hartley, 108a, Teaching Room
12914 TU01 21 5 4 Mar - 8 Apr Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Lower Napier, LG11, Teaching Room
29 Apr - 3 Jun Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Lower Napier, LG11, Teaching Room