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What is sex? What is gender? What is sexuality? What do we mean by LGBTQIA? How are these concepts related to the workplace? How have our understandings of these terms changed over time, and how have these changes impacted work and culture? To help you answer these important questions, this course will introduce you to the exciting field of gender, sexuality, and women's studies, and to LGBTQIA identities. We will use a range of interdisciplinary concepts, tools, and methods to understand and analyze how identity shapes our experiences in culture and in the workplace. Because we all live with gender expectations, this course is crucial for any profession, and for understanding the world around us. Also, you will learn key concepts that will help you to interpret and understand the world we share....
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Changing Landscapes, Identities, and Discourse

This week, we introduce a set of key terms (specifically, LGBTQIA) and explore the significance of these terms in a wider social and political context. This sets the groundwork for the following weeks by providing a shared language to discuss key issues in gender and sexuality studies and by introducing a range of critical issues that are directly related to gender and sexuality. ...
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5 видео (всего 43 мин.), 6 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video5 видео
Intro to LGBTQIA8мин
Sex11мин
Gender7мин
Sexuality11мин
Reading6 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Key Terms5мин
Intro to LGBT Workplace Issues20мин
Understanding Gender Diversity10мин
Sexual Orientation10мин
Self-assessment10мин
Additional Resourcesмин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Changing Landscapes, Identities, and Discourse20мин

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6 ч. на завершение

The History of Gender and Gender in Theory

This week, we cover a range of topics on gender including the evolution of ideas about gender, the history of gender in the U.S. workplace, and key theories of gender from the 1970s to the present. ...
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4 видео (всего 40 мин.), 7 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 2 тестов
Video4 видео
Intersectionality7мин
Gender and Sex Discrimination8мин
LGBTQIA Issues in the Workplace11мин
Reading7 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Key Terms10мин
Doing Gender25мин
Gender Stereotyping40мин
Gender and Sex Discrimination10мин
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission10мин
Self-assessment10мин
Additional Resources40мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Cyster Systems Case Study 120мин

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4 ч. на завершение

The History of Sexuality and Sexuality in Theory

This week, we provide a brief overview of the historical and emerging understanding of sexuality and sexual identity. We then explore the history of sexuality and sexual identity discrimination in the workplace (early days of allowed discrimination against LGB people; larger issue of job insecurity for LGB folks; advent of ENDA, controversies around ENDA –how that has played out to pit LGB people and trans* people against one another)....
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5 видео (всего 46 мин.), 7 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video5 видео
LQBTQIA Identities and Rights8мин
LGB at Work8мин
Challenges Faced by LGB Individuals in the Workplace10мин
Strategies for Making Workplaces More LGB Inclusive5мин
Reading7 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Key Terms5мин
Thinking Sex30мин
LGBT Employment Discimination10мин
Understanding 21st Century LGBT Workers10мин
The Business Impact of LGBT Workplace Policies10мин
Self-assessment10мин
Additional Resources30мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Cyster Systems Case Study 220мин

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Trans Topics Today and Trans in Theory

This week, you will learn about the evolution of understanding about transgender people’s lives and identities, exploring the long history of gender transgression across different cultural contexts, and talk about the ways we understand gender transgression to function. We then discuss how those who identify outside the gender binary present important challenges to fixed ways of being/thinking about gender. Finally, we examine the ways that transgender individuals have faced and surmounted oppression in the workplace (also known as genderism, a term coined by Riki Wilchins), and the kinds of laws that are designed to protect their rights....
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6 видео (всего 40 мин.), 6 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video6 видео
Global Transgender Identities6мин
Genderism6мин
Transgender Issues in the Workplace7мин
Being a Meaningful Ally to Transgender Individuals at Work6мин
Farewell2мин
Reading6 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Key Terms10мин
Trans Issues10мин
Trans People Speak10мин
Transgender Issues in the Workplace10мин
Self-assessment10мин
Additional Resources10мин
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автор: ADJan 26th 2018

Short but a beautifully concise course on understanding gender and sexuality. It also gives one tools to make the workplace an inclusive environment for LGBTQIA, and eradicate discrimination.

автор: BSFeb 5th 2018

Get to hear about LGBTQIA* community and how they are critical in the workforce. You learn about resources to use in the workforce and ways to make the workforce more diverse and inclusive.

Преподавателя

Julie Beaulieu

Lecturer
Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program

Susan Marine

Guest Lecturer
Assistant Professor and Program Director, School of Education and Social Policy, Merrimack College

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