University of Technology Sydney

54083 Sexing Power

8cp; To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities scheduled for campus until the 27th of August (inclusive) are being moved online. Timetabled activities for the remainder of the session will be held on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.
Requisite(s): (32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10361-C10364, and Category Type = Bachelor's Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10365-C10368, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10369 Bachelor of Communication (Writing and Publishing) OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10370 Bachelor of Communication (Writing and Publishing) Bachelor of International Studies OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10371 Bachelor of Communication (Digital and Social Media) OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10372-C10383, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10359 Bachelor of Communication (Digital and Social Media) Bachelor of Creative Intelligence and Innovation OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09126-C09128, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Honours OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10426-C10442, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10416-C10424, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree)) OR ((32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10246-C10251, and Category Type = Bachelor's Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10264 Bachelor of Global Studies OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10311 Bachelor of Arts Communication (Creative Writing) OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10312-C10313, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10314 Bachelor of Arts Communication (Digital and Social Media) OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10315-C10316, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10317 Bachelor of Arts Communication (Cultural Studies) OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10318-C10337, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10269 Bachelor of Sound and Music Design OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10270 Bachelor of Sound and Music Design Bachelor of Arts International Studies OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10276 Bachelor of Music and Sound Design OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10277 Bachelor of Music and Sound Design Bachelor of International Studies OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10252-C10263, and Category Type = Bachelor's Combined Degree OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10425 Bachelor of Music and Sound Design Bachelor of Languages and Cultures OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10451 Bachelor of Communication (Media Business) OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10452 Bachelor of Communication (Media Business) Bachelor of International Studies OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10454 Bachelor of Communication (Media Business) Bachelor of Creative Intelligence and Innovation OR 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10465 Bachelor of Music and Sound Design Bachelor of Creative Intelligence and Innovation)
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 58318 Gender, Culture, Power

Description

In this subject students undertake a rigorous and detailed analysis of the notions of sex, gender and sexuality in a wide variety of cultural and social contexts. Students examine in depth how social and political institutions function to regulate sex, gender and sexuality, how gender analysis helps us understand contemporary social and political issues, and how gender and sexual identities are embodied and performed in everyday life.


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