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ADS714 - Gender and Development

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

AID714

EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Vicki Ware

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

ADS701 for students enrolled in courses A511, A611, A727.2 unless previously completed.

Incompatible with:

AID614, AID714

Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.

Content

Topics to be addressed in this unit include: key debates in gender and development (human rights, feminisation of poverty, gender roles, historical treatment of gender and development); major theories of gender and power; and case studies (gender-based violence, gender and economic participation, health and reproduction, education)

Assessment

Presentation, 20%, 1000 words

Essay, 40%, 2000 words

Online Exercises, 40%, 2000 words

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