Gender Studies

SACE Stage 2

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Gender Studies

(Integrated Learning) Cross Disciplinary

SACE Stage 2

10 or 20 credits


This course will allow students, for whom English is not the first language, an opportunity to explore issues confronting women and men in their home countries.
Students will increase Intercultural Understanding as they learn from each other about issues within their own cultures and other cultures.

Course Content
Assessment
Further Info
Overview
Topics will be negotiated with class but could include:
  • Rape and Violence Against Women
  • Participation of Women in Education
  • Participation of Women in Government
  • Participation of Women in Work
  • The Impact of Religion
  • The Impact of War
  • Women and the Law
  • Organisations Fighting for Change
  • Globalisation

Pathways

School Assessment

Practical Enquiry 40%
Connections 30%

External Assessment
Personal Endeavour 30%

Delivery

This course will allow students to gain an ATAR grade or a SACE Completion grade and is open to female or male students.
(It is specifically designed for those who are most interested in Women's Issues and/or Gender Issues but whose Language skills would mean that SACE Stage 2 Women's Studies is too difficult in terms of Language levels required.)