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Anthropology of Gender and Sexualities - ANTH2623

Year - 2020

This unit explores anthropological approaches to genders, gender relations and sexualities in different cultural settings across the world. Students will gain insights into ethnographically informed analysis of local and global practices and ideas that reproduce, but can also challenge, dominant views of genders and forms of sexuality, and how such views are implicated in structures of inequality that fundamentally shape people's everyday lives and experiences.

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week or equivalent intensive

1x2500wd Essay (55%), 1x1500wd Essay (35%), 1x500wd Tutorial paper and presentation (10%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in Anthropology or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Gender Studies


ANTH2020 or ANTH2023


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Anthropology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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