This course examines the historical and cross-cultural expressions of gender inequality, and its consequences for both men and women. Emphasis is also placed on issues related to gender inequality in contemporary Canada, including gendered divisions in the workplace and the family, the role of governments in equity issues, and the process of socialization. The course concludes with an examination of prospects for the future.
This course is delivered through asynchronous learning, meaning you do not have to be online at specific times. However, there may be occasional live tutorials. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.
Antirequisite: SYC 200