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Gender and Representation - GEN4803

Honours NQF level: 8 Credits: 24
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: To equip students with an interdisciplinary theoretical grounding in the challenges associated with gender representation in our society, thus increasing their motivation to, and their capacity for addressing these challenges; the capacity to connect gender issues in their personal/local situation with the broader patriarchal social environment, thus facilitating their ability to think critically and holistically and act effectively as gender change agents. The module covers the visual and literary representation of gender.