This unit explores ideas of 'otherness' via concepts of exclusion, marginalised, inequality and discrimination. It examines structural and institutional sources of those processes, and considers policy, political and legal solutions to minority rights and recognition of difference in areas like gender, sexuality, race, ethnicity and disability.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x1000wd Reflective essay (20%), 1x1500wd Research essay (30%), 1x2000wd Take home exercise (40%), Participation (10%)
12 credit points at 1000 level in SociologyProhibitions
SCLG2604 or SCLG2635 or SCLG3606