Units of Study

GCST2604 - Sex, Violence and Transgression

Semester 2, 2010  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jennifer Elizabeth Germon

Description

Violence is one of the most prevalent themes in popular culture and public discourse today. It shapes our lives in all sorts of ways, both real and imagined. Incorporating concepts and theoretical tools from gender and cultural studies, this course will examine the construction and representation of violence in relation to sexuality, transgression, difference and power.

Assessments

one 2000 word case study, one 2000 word take-home exam, online participation

Classes

one 2 hour lecture and one 1 hour tutorial

Prerequisites

18 Junior credit points

Prohibitions

WMST2004

Additional Information

This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.

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