Women’s Studies

Women’s Studies

10 September 2015

Explore the roles of women through history and popular culture, and examine the diversity of women’s experiences and their relationships to others. Consider local and international issues, and events, and how being a woman or a man may influence an individual’s experiences and expectations.

Course components include:

  • Conducting a text analysis on representations of women
  • Conducting a group presentation, such as a debate or scripted role play and looking at gender in television news or sport
  • Developing an issues analysis

Style of learning:

  • Involves individual and group work
  • Classes are held in a supportive, welcoming environment
  • Class discussions
  • Flexible assessment options