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Undergraduate | LTU-GSD2DED | 2024

Thinking Through Gender: Bodies, Deviance, Difference

Course information for 2024 intake

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Start dates
29 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
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12 weeks

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Thinking Through Gender: Bodies, Deviance, Difference

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Apply interdisciplinary GSDS concepts to understanding issues and debates regarding gender and sexuality.
    2. Produce a sustained, complex written argument about gender and sexuality theories.
    3. Review gender sexuality and diversity studies theories and concepts in different historical and cultural contexts.
    4. Synthesise research and arguments about gender, sexuality and diversity.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points of Level one subjects.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed GSD2GES (Gender and Sexuality: Contemporary Debates) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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