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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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Advanced Studies on Gender, 80 ECTS

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the advanced studies, students will:
- command a critical working knowledge of theories of gender and sexuality
- possess in-depth knowledge in their own area of specialization within Gender Studies
- be able to ask and respond to significant and critical questions in the field
- confidently deliver presentations in their area of specialization in the context of Gender Studies and feminist research
- be fully competent in a range of research methods, including researching relevant literature, identifying and collecting relevant data, and producing analyses conforming to academic conventions
- have the ability to work independently and in groups


The advanced studies includes core courses (Introduction to the Master's Degree Programme in Gender Studies, Gender and sexuality in society, Feminist theory, Feminist methodology and Feminist politics), thesis related courses, and thesis studies. The emphasis on the second year is placed on thesis studies. The thesis studies and particularly the thesis seminar during the second year is the core forum where the students develop, promote and present papers for the Master's thesis. The students develop and practice their research competencies on gendered and sexualized social problems.


Numeric 1-5.

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Faculty of Social Sciences
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