Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (AECC)



Ability Enhancement Compulsory Course/ AECC-2

Gender Sensitization for B.A/B.Com/B.Sc/BBM/BBA   I year Semester II

Learning Objectives

  • To develop students’ sensibility with regard to issues of gender in contemporary times
  • To provide a critical perspective on the socialization of men and women
  • To introduce students to information about some key biological aspects of genders
  • To expose students to debates on the gender politics in work space
  • To help students reflect critically on gender violence
  • To expose students to more egalitarian interactions between men and women

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will develop better understanding of important issues related to gender in contemporary India
  • Students will be sensitized to the basic dimensions of the biological, sociological, psychological and legal aspects of gender. This will be achieved through discussion of materials derived from research, facts, everyday life, literature and film
  • Students will be able to respond to ideas and issues of gender violence
  • Students will be sensitive to practical difficulties of men and women working as professionals and equals