Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 2-hour lecture each week and a 1-hour tutorial in weeks 2-11 |
Total Time Commitment: An average of 8.5 hours per week
|Prerequisites:||25 points of 1st year Arts subjects|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| Knowledge gained in the successful completion of at least one of the following subjects. |
Study Period Commencement:
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
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This subject explores the construction of gender and sex in a variety of the world"s societies. On completion of the subject students should have gained a knowledge of gender-based systems of social classification in non-Western societies. have acquired a knowledge of contemporary critiques of the representation of women"s and men"s lives in ethnography. and have explored the anthropology of sexual reproduction.
|Objectives:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
|Assessment:||A research essay of 2000 words 50% (due at the end of semester), a tutorial assignment 500 words 10% (due one week after presentation in week chosen by student) and a take-home examination of 1500 words 40% (due mid-semester).|
|Prescribed Texts:||To be advised|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
|Links to further information:||http://www.pasi.unimelb.edu.au/anthropology/|
This subject is core in the Graduate Diploma in Arts (Anthropology and Social Theory) and in the Major in Anthropology and Social Theory.
This subject satisfies the third-year breadth requirement for third-year students in the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Biomedicine when taken in 2010 only.
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