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This course focuses on women’s health and human rights issues from infancy through old age, including information about positive interventions relating to those issues. Learners are encouraged to interact with each other through interactive discussions. It is important to us that this course be available to all learners. We encourage you to apply for Coursera's financial aid (see link to left) if the cost of the course certificate is difficult for you to afford. Please note that you may view all materials in this course, and participate in it, without purchasing a certificate. The course was co-created by Consulting Professor Anne Firth Murray and Kevin Hsu. Anne Firth Murray is the Content Director of the course; Kevin Hsu is the Design Director of the course....
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Reproductive HealthHealth EducationCommunity HealthSexually Transmitted Infections
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Introduction

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1 видео (всего 12 мин.), 9 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video1 видео
Reading9 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Welcome!10мин
Who we are10мин
Our Textbook10мин
Assignments10мин
Complete a brief pre-course survey10мин
What resources are available to you?10мин
Visit internationalwomenshealth.org10мин
Sharing your work10мин
Create a local group10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Complete the survey2мин
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5 ч. на завершение

Women's Rights = Human Rights

Learning the basics of women's rights and human rights. Why do we use the lens of human rights to examine women's issues?...
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6 видео (всего 66 мин.), 8 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 3 тестов
Video6 видео
Akila Radhakrishnan on Women & Human Rights18мин
Helen Stacy on Women's Health, Human Rights, and International Law37мин
Son Preference & Demography3мин
Son Preference Conclusionмин
Week 1 Final Remarksмин
Reading8 материала для самостоятельного изучения
About this Module10мин
Women's Health, Poverty and Rights [Textbook]10мин
About Akila Radhakrishnan10мин
About Helen Stacy10мин
(optional) Additional Resources10мин
WHO: Women and Health - Today's Evidence, Tomorrow's Agenda10мин
[Optional] We Women Worry a Lot about our Husbands (Ghana)10мин
A Deadly Preference10мин
Quiz2 практического упражнения
Check Your Learning: Women's Rights = Human Rights16мин
Check Your Learning: A Deadly Preference4мин

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Education

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5 видео (всего 62 мин.), 10 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 2 тестов
Video5 видео
Lynn Murphy on "Learning vs. Schooling"32мин
Professor Wu Qing from China7мин
Dr. Wanjiru Kamau-Rutenberg from Kenya18мин
Week 2 Final Remarksмин
Reading10 материала для самостоятельного изучения
About this Module10мин
Chapter 3. Childhood: the Hope of Education and the Persistence of Discrimination10мин
(optional) Additional Resources10мин
New Lessons: the Power of Educating Adolescent Girls10мин
(optional) Additional Resources on Girls' Education10мин
What Works in Girls’ Education10мин
About Lynn Murphy10мин
About Wu Qing10мин
About Wanjiru Kamau-Rutenberg10мин
(optional) Add to Your Portfolio10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Check Your Learning: Education18мин

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Childhood & Adolescence: Female Genital Mutilation

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4 видео (всего 36 мин.), 10 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 3 тестов
Video4 видео
UNICEF: Speaking out on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting3мин
Isha Daramy on FGM in Sierra Leone23мин
UNICEF: FGM in Côte d'Ivoire5мин
Reading10 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Into a New World: Young Women's Sexual and Reproductive Lives10мин
About this Module10мин
A Violent Practice: Female Genital Mutilation [Textbook]10мин
World Health Organization10мин
UNICEF10мин
(optional) UNICEF Data10мин
Female Genital Mutilation: Guide to Laws and Policies10мин
Introduction to FGM in Sierra Leone10мин
[Optional] Cultural Perspective on FGM10мин
(optional) Add to Your Portfolio10мин
Quiz2 практического упражнения
Check Your Learning: Female Genital Mutilation12мин
Check-in on FGM2мин

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Childhood & Adolescence: HIV/AIDS

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8 видео (всего 62 мин.), 11 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 3 тестов
Video8 видео
Dr. Gene Richardson on Gender & HIV/AIDS11мин
Why South Africa?5мин
What is 'structural violence'?4мин
Changing Paradigms5мин
About TeachAIDS1мин
TeachAIDS India23мин
Orphans in Africa5мин
Reading11 материала для самостоятельного изучения
About this Module10мин
Adolescence, Change & Vulnerability [Textbook]10мин
Women, Poverty, and AIDS10мин
Women Are Not Just Transmitters10мин
About Dr. Gene Richardson (Stanford)10мин
(optional) Additional Resources10мин
About TeachAIDS10мин
About G.R.A.C.E10мин
(optional) Additional Resources10мин
About this Quiz10мин
(optional) Add to Your Portfolio10мин
Quiz2 практического упражнения
Check Your Learning: (Practice Quiz) HIV/AIDS20мин
HIV/AIDS22мин
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автор: RAAug 21st 2017

It was very informative and interesting. The layout was clear and easy to use. the interviews in particular were useful and interesting. I would definitely recommend this course.

автор: AMJul 2nd 2018

Really interesting and stimulating. Defienetly makes you think differently about the world and womens rights from the very first week. Would absolutely recommend to everyone!

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  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

  • Yes, this course is open and fully available for free. In addition, learners will have the option to register for a Coursera certificate for purchase, or through financial aid.

  • Because we believe that what we do is important but that the way we do it is more important, we attempt to teach and learn according to a set of principles that will guide the content and processes of the course. These are: compassion, mutual learning, respect, transparency, trust, and truth.

  • An interest in health and social justice. It will be useful to have an open mind, willingness to hear different points of view, and a commitment to positive social change.

    Access to the Internet. A stable internet connection will also be useful, as much of the other content, including video interviews and lectures will be delivered online.

  • No, you don't have to worry. Because it is an online class, you can comfortably jump into this course at any time. You get to review the material and watch video lectures and interviews on your own time! However, you'll want to get up to speed so you can interact with the other students in this international online community.

  • The primary text for the class is a book on international health and human rights of women, From Outrage to Courage: The Unjust and Unhealthy Situation of Women in Poorer Countries and What They Are Doing About It (Second Edition) by Anne Firth Murray. If you are interested in having a copy of the book, you can obtain one from Amazon.com. We will also make individual chapters available online during the course.

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