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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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Sugerido: 4 weeks of study

Aprox. 13 horas restantes
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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Seção
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3 horas para concluir

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. ...
Reading
5 vídeos (Total de 43 min), 6 leituras, 1 teste
Video5 videos
Intro to LGBTQIA8min
Sex11min
Gender7min
Sexuality11min
Reading6 leituras
Key Terms5min
Intro to LGBT Workplace Issues20min
Understanding Gender Diversity10min
Sexual Orientation10min
Self-assessment10min
Additional Resourcesmin
Quiz1 exercício prático
Changing Landscapes, Identities, and Discourse20min

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6 horas para concluir

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. ...
Reading
4 vídeos (Total de 40 min), 7 leituras, 2 testes
Video4 videos
Intersectionality7min
Gender and Sex Discrimination8min
LGBTQIA Issues in the Workplace11min
Reading7 leituras
Key Terms10min
Doing Gender25min
Gender Stereotyping40min
Gender and Sex Discrimination10min
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission10min
Self-assessment10min
Additional Resources40min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Cyster Systems Case Study 120min

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4 horas para concluir

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)....
Reading
5 vídeos (Total de 46 min), 7 leituras, 1 teste
Video5 videos
LQBTQIA Identities and Rights8min
LGB at Work8min
Challenges Faced by LGB Individuals in the Workplace10min
Strategies for Making Workplaces More LGB Inclusive5min
Reading7 leituras
Key Terms5min
Thinking Sex30min
LGBT Employment Discimination10min
Understanding 21st Century LGBT Workers10min
The Business Impact of LGBT Workplace Policies10min
Self-assessment10min
Additional Resources30min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Cyster Systems Case Study 220min

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4 horas para concluir

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 vídeos (Total de 40 min), 6 leituras, 1 teste
Video6 videos
Global Transgender Identities6min
Genderism6min
Transgender Issues in the Workplace7min
Being a Meaningful Ally to Transgender Individuals at Work6min
Farewell2min
Reading6 leituras
Key Terms10min
Trans Issues10min
Trans People Speak10min
Transgender Issues in the Workplace10min
Self-assessment10min
Additional Resources10min
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Melhores avaliações

por 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.

por 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.

Instrutores

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

Sobre University of Pittsburgh

Leader in Education | Pioneer in Research | Partner in Regional Development...

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