Gender Studies

SACE Stage 2

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Gender Studies

Integrated Learning

SACE Stage 2

20 credits


This course explores the concept of gender and identity. Students will have the opportunity to reflect on their own experiences and culture, as well as analyse issues and experiences faced by others.

Course Content
Assessment
Further Info
Course Content
Topics will be negotiated with class but could include:

  • Socialisation and the Stories that Shape our Gender Identity
  • Gender-based Ethical Issues
  • Representations of Gender in the Media
  • The Fight for Change
  • Gender and the Law
  • The Rights to Education
  • Domestic Violence

Assessment

School Assessment
Practical Enquiry 40%
Connections 30%


External Assessment
Personal Endeavour 30%

Further Info

This course allows for student choice in assessent delivery. It is a blend of research and personal exploration.