Citizenship Rights and Social Movements (SCLG6901)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit will provide an analysis of theories and practices of citizenship rights in Australia, other Anglophone countries and European countries in the 20th and 21st centuries. It will examine the relationships between different modes of citizenship, claims for rights and the formation of social movements with regard to the women's movement, Indigenous movements (where applicable) and movements concerned with migration, ethnic diversity and multiculturalism. Analyses will focus on the processes, content and outcomes of social movement advocacy.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

Assessment

1500wd reading journal (30%) and 2500wd research essay (50%) and 1000wd equivalent oral presentation (20%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prohibitions

SCWK6901

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If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

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