Psychology of Gender
Prerequisite:PSYCH 307 (Writing within Psychology) & PSYCH 309 (Psychological Testing) & PSYCH 310 (Psychological Research Design and Analysis); or instructor's consent.
Description:Biological and social contributions to sex role development, sexual self-concept, and complementarity of sex roles.
Course Content:Lesson 1: The Study of Communication, Gender, and Culture
Lesson 2: Theoretical Approaches to Gender Development
Lesson 3: The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Women's Movements in the United States
Lesson 4: The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Men's Movements in the United States
Lesson 5: Gendered Verbal Communication
Lesson 6: Gendered Nonverbal Communication
Lesson 7: Becoming Gendered: The Early Years
Lesson 8: Gendered Education: Communication in Schools
Lesson 9: Gendered Close Relationships
Lesson 10: Gendered Organizational Communication
Lesson 11: Gendered Media
Lesson 12: Gendered Power and Violence
Online Courses:Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.
No Materials required for this course!