Universität Wien FIND

240104 UE Introduction into Methods and Theory (2008S)

Gender Studies in the Social Sciences and Humanities

Continuous assessment of course work

Verbindliche Anmeldungen bis spätestens 25.02.08 an: uni-fem@univie.ac.at

Details

max. 35 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 13.03. 18:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 10 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 5 Hof 3
Thursday 10.04. 18:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 10 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 5 Hof 3
Thursday 24.04. 18:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 10 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 5 Hof 3
Thursday 08.05. 18:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 10 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 5 Hof 3
Thursday 05.06. 18:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 10 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 5 Hof 3
Thursday 19.06. 18:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 10 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 5 Hof 3

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

topics :
- Mise en scêne and Ritualisation of Gender
- Gender Dichotomy and Heteronormativity
- Political Representation
- Media, Styles of Self-Presentation, the History and Aesthetics of Seeing
- Culture, Ethnicity and Space
- Body, Psyche and the Flesh
- Language, Signs and Codes

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

focuses on a productive and critical use of key texts of gender studies. Special attention is given to the history and transformation of central concepts, an understanding of epistemological and theoretical contexts and the possible applications of feminist methods. Students will be encouraged to develop research questions and to discuss how to apply them on the basis of the literature.

Examination topics

Reading list


Association in the course directory

Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:54