AP/HUMA1951 9.0 A: Introduction to Gender
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
From the perspective of Humanities disciplines and popular culture, this course explores gender in the West as both subjective experience and social interactions. It traces how it has changed in response to historical developments and practices. It critically analyzes the categories of gender as modes of social control. These include sexuality, love, marriage, family, race, religious ideas and capitalism. Course credit exclusions: AP/HUMA 1950 6.00, AP/HUMA 1950 9.00 (prior to Fall 2013).
- Academic Honesty
- Student Rights and Responsibilities
- Religious Observance
- Grading Scheme and Feedback
- 20% Rule
No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
- Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities