Units of Study

GCST2604 - Sex, Violence and Transgression

Summer Main, 2012  |  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 unit will examine the construction and representation of violence in relation to sexuality, transgression, difference and power.

Assessments

1x2000wd case study (40%), 1x2000wd take-home exam (40%), online participation (20%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

18 Junior credit points

Prohibitions

WMST2004

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