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CN2204 - Screening Gender

[Offered in odd-numbered years]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Available to all students with 12 units of level 1 subjects. Townsville Internal (available) External (available) NOT OFFERED in Cairns

Screening Gender is a study of gender and sexuality in film, television and other screen media. Representational practices and histories of participation in screen media, especially women's participation in screen performance and production, are examined, and with regard to the global and regional geographies of the screen industries.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate skills in the analysis of gender in film, television and other screen media;
  • integrate knowledge of contemporary and historical debates about gender in screen media;
  • engage with and reflect on quantitative and qualitative research on gender and participation in the screen industries;
  • apply critical thinking and intercultural sensitivity to analysis of gender in screen media.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Examination (centrally administered) - (30%) -
  • Oral > Presentation 1 - (10%) -
  • Participation > Class participation - (10%) -
Assumed
Knowledge:
To undertake this subject, students must have successfully completed 12 credit points (four subjects) of level 1 study at tertiary level
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CN3304

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures (didactic or interactive) - Lectures may include up to 6 hours of set media screenings or viewing
  • 12 hours tutorials - Participatory tutorials for discussion of lectures, reading material and screenings.
  • assessment and self-directed study

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 26-Aug-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures (didactic or interactive) - Video lectures; may include up to 6 hours of set media viewing
  • 12 hours - Online participation in a specific online forum supported in LearnJCU for discussion of lectures, reading material and screenings/viewings.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCUandOther

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.