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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2018–2019
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SOSKV3 Gender in Society 5 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Basic studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Yhteiskuntatutkimuksen tutkinto-ohjelma
Faculty of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

The students are introduced to the basic concepts (such as gender, sexuality, feminism, equality, and intersectionality) as well as research traditions in gender and women's studies especially in the context of social sciences and the Finnish society.

General description

The course includes lectures and seminars, 4 hours on Tuesdays: 5-26.3.2019 and 2-16.4.2019


5.3.2019 Lecture at 12-14: Introduction to Gender Studies (Jaana Kuusipalo). Seminar at 14-16: ‘Who we are’ -round and instructions for the small group work for student presentations on 16th of April.

12.3.2019 Lecture at 12-14: Gender and Intersectionality in Working Life (Rebecca Lund). Seminar with readings at 14-16.

19.3.2019 Lecture at 12-14: Gender and Politics (Jaana Kuusipalo). Seminar with readings at 14-16.

26.3.2019 Lecture at 12-14: Gender, Naturecultures, Environmental Politics (Marja Vehviläinen). Seminar with readings at 14-16.

2.4.2019 Lecture at 12-14: Anti-gender backlash in Europe (Barbara Gaweda). Seminar with readings at 14-16.

9.4.2019 No teaching.

16.4.2019 Seminar at 12-16: Student presentations.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Jaana Kuusipalo, Teacher responsible


5-Mar-2019 – 16-Apr-2019
Lectures 10 hours
Lectures and seminar
Tue 5-Mar-2019 - 16-Apr-2019 weekly at 12-16, Linna 5026-5027
9-Apr-2019 , no teaching
Seminar 14 hours


Numeric 1-5.

Further information

Teaching on Tuesday afternoons, 6 x 4 h.