Courses

Course title:Introduction to Gender Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Department:Department of Philosophy
Course code:KFI / 2UGES
Credits:4
Semester:Summer
Level of study:Bc.
Format of study:Lecture 1 [Hours/Week], Seminar 1 [Hours/Week]
Name of the lecturer:prof. PhDr. Zdeňka Kalnická, CSc. (G)
Language:English
ISCED F broad:Arts and humanities
Annotation:The course objective is to teach students to analyze theoretical models of gender relations and to identify their practical consequences in the life of individuals and society. Through analysis of recent and concrete problems in contemporary Czech society the students acquire the competence to identify the areas of gender inequality. The aim of the course is to cultivate ability of students to reflect theoretical problems as well as social reality from gender point of view and capacity to articulate their own standpoint, and to look for effective solutions based on theoretically grounded argumentation and inspiration offered by examples of so called good practice from other European countries.