HUMN 7016 Diversity in Practice
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 102183
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Description This unit offers students the opportunity to systematically apply the theories and concepts developed in the Difference and Diversity and /or Religion and Society Specialisations to a project relevant to students' areas of professional practice, or interest. The focus of the project will be drawn from those issues of race, class, sexuality, disability, gender, religion and ethnicity embedded in the theoretical and conceptual work undertaken in the earlier units of the named specialisations.
School Social Sciences
Discipline Studies In Human Society
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 4 10cp
Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject
Pre-requisite(s) HUMN 7044 AND
Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate program.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- Critically evaluate and apply social theories, concepts and issues to a specific project context;
- Undertake in-depth analysis and critique of relevant literature, policy and/or media and present an oral synthesis;
- Present in written form a synthesis of the in-depth analysis and critique;
- Plan, undertake and complete a self-directed project at master level of study.
Relate theories of Difference and Diversity to the development and completion of a project
Review and critically analyse literature, policy and/or and media relevant to the project
Research/write the complexities and intersections of race, class, gender, sexuality, religion, disability and so on as appropriate within the project context
Project report requirements
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.