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GND2070

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedSunway Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)JaneMaree Maher

Objectives

Students successfully completing this unit will have gained

  1. a foundational understanding of feminist debates in the area of postcolonialism, cross-cultural consumption and sexed and raced identities;
  2. an understanding of the historical links between imperialism and globalization;
  3. skills in the critical analysis of popular discourses, such as advertising, news production and other media and popular cultural forms;
  4. enhanced skills in verbal and written communication;
  5. enhanced skills in the formulating, conducting and presenting of individual research projects.

Assessment

Written work: 80%
Class Participation/presentation: 20%

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Sociology
Politics
International studies
Gender studies
Comparative literature and cultural studies
Anthropology

Prohibitions

GND3070