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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 5091

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100798

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

The 2018 timetable is
not yet available.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Course aim

To examine the debates around gender and education in Australia; to locate gender movements within a global context; to examine what can be learned about the reproduction of gender in schooling practice.

Course content

The sex/gender system; gender and knowledge; sociological approaches to gender analysis; psychological theories of gender; gender and language; gender and schooling; the 'boys' issue; gender and teaching.

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, DISTANCE EDUCATION
External 130 hours x over 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Short answer responses 1000 words 20% N/A
Position Paper 1000 words 20% N/A
Essay 2500 words 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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