Understanding Gender Inequality

Emma J, University of Exeter

Explore gender inequality in the workplace, family, and society

Gender equality and the empowerment of women is a United Nations Sustainable Development Goal, and has been thrust into the spotlight with the recent #MeToo movement and HeForShe campaign.

On this course, you will understand the nature and consequences of gender inequality at work, in the family context, and in the media. You will also address what has been done to challenge gender inequality, and what still needs to happen in the future.

The University of Exeter brings an interdisciplinary perspective to the course that will build your awareness of gender issues and the ways to tackle it.

This course is designed for people over the age of 16, preparing for higher education or to enter the workforce. No prior learning is required, however, participants should be aware of gender inequality issues through the media.

Dates:
  • 23 November 2020
  • 17 August 2020
  • 25 May 2020
  • 2 March 2020
  • 14 October 2019
Course properties:
  • Free:
  • Paid:
  • Certificate:
  • MOOC:
  • Video:
  • Audio:
  • Email-course:
  • Language: English Gb

Reviews

No reviews yet. Want to be the first?

Register to leave a review

Show?id=n3eliycplgk&bids=695438
NVIDIA
More on this topic:
The-bar-at-the-folies-bergeres-by-edouard-manet The Modern and the Postmodern
This course examines how the idea of "the modern" develops at the end of the...
Small-icon.hover Introduction to Sociology
In this class we will cover the essentials of sociology, to help you better...
11-237s05 Gender and Race, Work, and Public Policy
This course provides an analytic framework for understanding the roles that...
21w-730-1f02 Expository Writing: Exploring Social and Ethical Issues through Film and Print
This section of Expository Writing provides the opportunity for students- as...
21w-730-1f05 Expository Writing: Social and Ethical Issues in Print, Photography and Film
This section of Expository Writing provides the opportunity for students- as...
More from 'Social Sciences':
Regular_9af1f97a-31b3-4d40-947e-22a28eed8370 Preparing for University
This course explores and develops key analytical skills that students need in...
Regular_0d729e36-5d48-49e8-b43b-5180b0d66e2d English in Early Childhood: Language Learning and Development
Discover how very young children learn English as an additional language and...
Regular_65d0b23d-7d57-4d4c-af80-ed667e1086d2 Filmmaking and Animation in the Classroom
Learn how to use simple filmmaking and animation to bring learning to life,...
Regular_897049a6-7ddf-47e4-8bcc-aa49fd08cdfb Unleash Your Potential: Global Citizenship
Get an introduction to what it means to be a global citizen and the opportunities...
Regular_6a3d6b22-db57-4527-9d89-750775f26e11 Introduction to Intercultural Studies: Intercultural Contact
Learn how the principles of intercultural contact may challenge the way in which...
More from 'FutureLearn':
Regular_1773392a-c546-49f6-b52a-bee15ce2a57a Inside Cancer: How Genes Influence Cancer Development
Understand how genetics influence the development and spread of cancer, with...
Regular_6756906a-3114-40b8-85d4-4d6cf3c407aa The Discovery of the Higgs Boson
Should we be excited about the Higgs boson? Find out more about particle physics...
Regular_9af1f97a-31b3-4d40-947e-22a28eed8370 Preparing for University
This course explores and develops key analytical skills that students need in...
Regular_fea9b9a3-bed1-4ec2-9af6-ba1148e29aea Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier
Explore the archaeology of the most heavily fortified frontier in the Roman...
Regular_91f873fd-8a2c-4336-b5c1-c876fba4d167 Antimicrobial Stewardship: Managing Antibiotic Resistance
Understand antibiotic resistance, and how antimicrobial stewardship can slow...

© 2013-2019