Gender and Education in Global and Comparative Perspectives (FEMGEN 297, SOC 134)

EDUC
197
Instructors
Wotipka, C. (PI)
Section Number
1
This course introduces students to theories and perspectives from the social sciences relevant to an understanding of the role of education in relation to structures of gender differentiation, hierarchy, and power. It familiarizes students with and enables them to critically evaluate research on the status of children, adolescents, and young adults around the world and their participation patterns in various sectors of society, particularly in education. Students have the opportunity to gain research skills by designing research proposals or to develop action plans on topics of their choosing related to gender and education from global and/or comparative perspectives.
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Requirements
GER:EC-Gender, WAY-EDP, WAY-SI
Units
3-4
Undergraduate
Course Tags
Education Policy
Discrimination, Crime, and Poverty Policy
Academic Year
Quarter
Spring
Section Days
Thursday
Start Time
1:30 PM
End Time
4:20 PM
Location
Ceras 108