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GEN 600 Gender: Fundamental Concepts and Approaches 3 Credits
Philosophical, historical, psychological and scientific perspectives on the definition and meaning of gender: history of the emergence and development of the concept; Drawing out the connections between gender and different regimes of power; discussion of subjectivity, sexuality, cultural and artistic practices, and violence in light of feminist and queer theory.

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Fall 2017-2018 Gender: Fundamental Concepts and Approaches 3

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ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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GEN 601 Methodology for Gender Studies 3 Credits
Supplementing basic qualitative research strategies with perspectives from women?s studies, and feminist and queer theory; Discussing how fundamental topics in gender studies can be studied and discussing their political significance; critically examining existing methods; thinking about the factors that determine a feminist or queer research question and method.

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Spring 2017-2018 Methodology for Gender Studies 3

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ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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GEN 620 Gender and Knowledge 3 Credits
This course examines the relationship between gender and knowledge in social, cultural, economic and scientific contexts (from a philosophical perspective). Topics to be covered include how gender relations influence the production and content of knowledge, the biases and injustices they give rise to, and the question of objectivity of knowledge.

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ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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GEN 690 PhD Pro-thesis Seminar 0 Credit
This course is mainly an exercise in listening, reading and writing on a regular basis. The students will not only be exposed to various research areas in the field toward which they may direct their future thesis work, but will also get in the habit of writing short concise essays.

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ECTS Credit: 5 ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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GEN 699 PhD Thesis 0 Credit
Provides a non-credit framework for the continuous monitoring and collegial discussion of PhD students' thesis research and writing, which they are expected to accomplish under the supervision of a Faculty advisor plus other thesis committee members following the completion of their course-work.

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ECTS Credit: 141 ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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GEN 700 Readings and Research on Gender 3 Credits
A course for advanced graduate students to focus on specific topics in gender and women's studies.

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ECTS Credit: 10 ECTS / NONE ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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