HSRV310-21S2 (D) Semester Two 2021 (Distance)

Gender, Crime and Social Theory

30 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021

Description

This course considers a range of explanatory theories emanating from a range of disciplines that contribute to current understandings of gender, crime, deviance, social theory and social control. There is significant input from visiting professionals in criminal justice and allied practices relevant to the topic. Theories and constructions of crime, deviance, violence and gender will be discussed as these relate to gendered experiences within and without the criminal justice system.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Biculturally competent and confident

Students will be aware of and understand the nature of biculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand, and its relevance to their area of study and/or their degree.

Engaged with the community

Students will have observed and understood a culture within a community by reflecting on their own performance and experiences within that community.

Globally aware

Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.

Pre-requisites

30 points at 200 level in HSRV, or
any 15 points at 200-level in HSRV & 30 points at 200 level from Schedule C (BSW) or
Schedule V (BA) or
Schedule C or
E (BCJ). Students with at least 60 points in appropriate courses may enter with permission of HSRV Programme Coordinator.

Restrictions

HSRV210, HSRV303

Course Coordinator

Nik Taylor

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Online tasks 30% Due dates to be advised: ongoing throughout semester
Essay 1 30% Due date to be advised
Essay 2 40% Due date to be advised

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,570.00

International fee $7,000.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

All HSRV310 Occurrences

  • HSRV310-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021
  • HSRV310-21S2 (D) Semester Two 2021 (Distance)