Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Sexualities / Intersections

Module L4062A

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Demonstrate a critical awareness and understanding of contemporary debates and issues around sexuality and sexual politics

Demonstrate a critical and practical working knowledge of queer and intersectional approaches to sexuality

Critically evaluate and apply relevant intersectional and queer theories of sexuality to real world instances, situations and/or experiences of sexuality and sexuality politics

Critically analyse and evaluate the ways in which gender, class, ‘race’ and ethnicity, dis/ability and age intersect with issues of sexuality

Make appropriate use of empirical data and theoretical work to produce coherent and detailed written work for generalist and specialist audiences

TypeTimingWeighting
Coursework100.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT1 Week 8 20.00%
EssayA1 Week 1 80.00%
Timing

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.

Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Autumn SemesterSeminar2 hours111110111110
Autumn SemesterLecture1 hour111110111110

How to read the week pattern

The numbers indicate the weeks of the term and how many events take place each week.

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