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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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YKTKV3 Gender in Society 5 ECTS
Organised by
Degree Programme in Social Sciences
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Curricula 2015 – 2017
SOSKV3 Gender in Society 5 ECTS

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.

Contents

a) Introductory lectures and group sessions (recommended)
or
b) a book exam

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work  5 ECTS
In English
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam  5 ECTS
In English
Study materials 

Holmes, Mary (2007): What is Gender? Sociological Apprroaches. Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore: Sage

Keskinen, Suvi et al. (eds.) (2009) Complying With Colonialism: Gender, Race and Ethnicity in the Nordic region. Farnham, Burlington: Ashgate.

Moring, Anna (ed.) (2006) Politics of Gender: A Centruy of Women's Suffrage in Finland. Helsinki: Otava.

Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
2018–2019
Teaching
For Open University students only
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
SOS4.4 Introduction to Gender Studies (web course) Location independent teaching
Faculty of Social Sciences