Courses



15 different courses found Cancel search | Modify the advanced search
Faculty of Social and Political Sciences
INFO Master Programme Gender, Culture and Social Change (120 ECTS-Credits, 4 semesters)
Compulsory Modules (42.5 ECTS-Credits)
Module 2: Theories and History of Gender Relations II (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students have knowledge of the historicity and cultural variability of gender relations and of the ordinal category "gender" as well as their ethical relevance. They are familiar with the history of the feminist movement and are able to critically discuss current findings of humanistic and cultural scientific gender studies and normative claims to gender.
640030
Concepts of Gender - Theories of Gender (VO / 2h / 5 ECTS-AP)
Kordula Schnegg
Details of this course
930001
SE Theories and History of Gender Relations (SE / 2h / 5 ECTS-AP)
Kordula Schnegg
Details of this course
Module 4: Difference and Heterogeneity in Migration Societies II (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students have critical knowledge of lines of differences operating in society, of different forms of discrimination and socio-structural classification with due consideration of migration matters. They are capable of analysing societal problems in an applied fashion, conceptualising and debating solutions by using key categories like "gender", "race" and "class" and to productively applying them to questions of social, cultural and educational policies.
603830
Concepts of Intercultural and Diversity-Orientated Education (VO / 2h / 5 ECTS-AP)
Marc Hill
Details of this course
930002
SE Intersectionality and Difference (SE / 2h / 5 ECTS-AP)
Maria-Andrea Wolf
Details of this course
Module 5: Master's Thesis Colloquium (2.5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h)
Prerequisites for registration: successful completion of compulsory modules 1-4.
Learning Outcome: Graduates are able to design and carry out a scientific research project and to convey their research findings in different settings. Additionally, they have advanced presentation skills, have expertise in dealing with complex interrelations and have proficient foreign language skills. Graduates are able to critically reflect acquired knowledge, to specifically refine and renew it.
930003
SE Master's Thesis Colloquium (SE / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Maria-Andrea Wolf
Details of this course
Elective Modules (50 ECTS-Credits)
Module 1: Politics and Gender (10 ECTS-Credits, 6 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students have an in-depth knowledge of the most important movements of political scientific gender research and know how to analyse the category gender in interdependency with other categories ¿ such as race/ethnicity, class, sexuality, religion/ideology, ability/disability or age ¿ considering their historical development as well as their potential for change. Students are able to critically reflect different political theories ¿ such as state, parties and election systems, economic, social, family, labour policies ¿ as well as empirical research with regard to their explicit and implicit gender norms. They are informed about current results of empirical political scientific gender research and know how to assess political strategies of gender policies on a national, European and international level in a differentiated and individual way.
402505
VO Politics and Gender (VO / 2h / 3,5 ECTS-AP)
Nikita Dhawan
Details of this course
402506
SE Politics and Gender (SE / 2h / 4 ECTS-AP)
Nikita Dhawan
Details of this course
930004
SE Reading Seminar Political Gender Studies (SE / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Nikita Dhawan
Details of this course
Module 3: Gender and Economics (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students have foundational knowledge of the relevance of gender in economic contexts (e.g. income, labour market, division of resources, economic policy, gender budgeting) and can integrate a gender-specific perspective into the discussion of questions of economic and social policy.
432160
VU gender and economics (VU / 3h / 7,5 ECTS-AP)
Veronika Eberharter
Details of this course
ML
930005
SE Gender and Economics (SE / 1h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Veronika Eberharter
Details of this course
Module 6: Gender, Norms and Normalisation (10 ECTS-Credits, 6 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are aware of the influence of law and legislation on the different lifestyles of women and men. They are able to evaluate societal hierarchisations and discriminations in a legal context. They are familiar with the basics of pertinent legal regulations (e.g. equality, gender mainstreaming) and can analyse how law takes part in shaping the construct of gender
222029
SE Moral Theology: Gender Ethics: Emotions and ethical decision-making (SE / 2h / 3 ECTS-AP)
Wilhelm Guggenberger, Gertraud Ladner
Details of this course
222030
SE Moral Theology: Gender Ethics: Emotions and ethical decision-making (SE / 2h / 3 ECTS-AP)
Wilhelm Guggenberger, Gertraud Ladner
Details of this course
323391
Gender, sex and sexuality in law (VO / 2h / 4 ECTS-AP)
Margarethe Flora, Ines Rössl
Details of this course
Module 7: Gender and Globalisation (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students know the relevance of gender issues in the context of sustainable development against the background of contemporary and historic globalisation processes. They are able to critically and independently analyse questions in this field and to establish interrelations.
432175
VU Selected Economic Topics: Economic and Social History (VU / 3h / 7,5 ECTS-AP)
Andreas Exenberger
Details of this course
930006
SE Gender, Globalisation and Sustainable Development (SE / 1h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Gertrude Maria Eigelsreiter-Jashari
Details of this course