Gender Equality and Sexual Diversity
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Gender Equality and Sexual Diversity

Overview of the main landmarks and institutions in the fight for gender equality and the rights of sexual minorities
4.3 (190 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
3,347 students enrolled
Last updated 10/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 5.5 hours on-demand video
  • 271 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Became familiar with basic concepts and definitions
  • Learn about the history of the fight against discrimination based on gender or sexual orientation
  • Became familiar with international norms and institutions
  • Learn about different public policies for the fight against discrimination
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Requirements
  • There are no requeriments, you only need an Internet conection. The transcripts and extra material files are in PDF format.
  • You don't need any background or experience in the area to take the course.
  • This is not a legal course, it has some legal concepts, but they are explained in the lessons. Also, for each video we provide a glossary which you may download.
Description

This course is also available with spanish subtitules, search for "Igualdad de Género y Diversidad Sexual" in Udemy.

From the perspective of human rights and non-discrimination, the course will touch on topics such as the history of the fight for gender equality and sexual minorities’ rights, relevant international norms and institutions, violence and other forms of discrimination, as well as public policies to promote gender equality and sexual diversity.

The complete course consists in 30 video lessons of about 12 minutes each. The course will remain available permanently at Udemy, so you may complete it at your own pace, without time limit.

At the end of the course, Udemy will give you a free virtual certificate which verifies that you completed the course. Also, if you wish, you may request a paid virtual certificate from the Universidad Diego Portales, signed by professor José Zalaquett, write us to moocchile@mail.udp.cl

Who is the target audience?
  • Everyone interested in issues related to gender equality and sexual minorities
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 30 Lectures Collapse All 30 Lectures 05:35:59
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Concepts and Definitions
3 Lectures 35:14
Gender Equality, Sexual Diversity and Arbitrary Discrimination
11:05

Gender Equality, Sexual Diversity and Arbitrary Discrimination
2 questions

Basic Concepts and Definitions
11:48

Basic Concepts and Definitions
2 questions

Sexual Practices and Orientations
12:21

Sexual Practices and Orientations
2 questions
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History of the Fight against Discrimination due to Gender and Sexual Orientation
2 Lectures 23:16
History of the Fight against Gender Discrimination
11:09

History of the Fight against Gender Discrimination
2 questions

History of the Movement of Sexual Minorities
12:07

History of the Movement of Sexual Minorities
2 questions
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The International Factor
13 Lectures 02:23:09
International Rights of Women, General Overview
12:10

International Rights of Women, General Overview
2 questions

CEDAW I
10:48

CEDAW I
2 questions

CEDAW II
08:38

CEDAW II
2 questions

The Belém do Pará Interamerican Convention
11:19

The Belém do Pará Interamerican Convention
2 questions

UN Women
11:45

UN Women
2 questions

Reproductive Rights
11:47

Reproductive Rights
2 questions

Abortion
11:14

Abortion
2 questions

Roe v. Wade
11:55

Roe v. Wade
2 questions

In Vitro Fertilization
12:23

In Vitro Fertilization
2 questions

Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation
11:26

Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation
2 questions

International Standards on LGBTI Rights I
10:29

International Standards on LGBTI Rights I
2 questions

International Standards on LGBTI Rights II
08:21

International Standards on LGBTI Rights II
2 questions

Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Couples
10:54

Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Couples
2 questions
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Critical Forms of Discrimination
6 Lectures 01:06:18
Women and Politics
12:02

Women and Politics
2 questions

Women and Work
09:38

Women and Work
2 questions

Sexual Harassment
09:07

Sexual Harassment
2 questions

Female Genital Mutilation
12:40

Female Genital Mutilation
2 questions

Femicide
11:52

Femicide
2 questions

Sexual Violence as an International Crime
10:59

Sexual Violence as an International Crime
2 questions
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Other Forms of Violence
2 Lectures 21:41
Violence and Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation
11:24

Violence and Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation
2 questions

The Zamudio case and the Anti-Discrimination Law in Chile
10:17

The Zamudio case and the Anti-Discrimination Law in Chile
2 questions
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Public Policy
4 Lectures 46:21
Public Institutions
10:22

Public Institutions
2 questions

Special Measures
11:58

Special Measures
2 questions

Family Planning
10:47

Family Planning
2 questions

Thank you for following our course, here you may download a file containing a list of all the suggested bibliography in alphabetical order http://mooc.udp.cl/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/General-Bibliography.pdf

Promoting Diversity
13:14

Promoting Diversity
2 questions
About the Instructor
José Zalaquett
4.5 Average rating
4,671 Reviews
47,297 Students
8 Courses
Lawyer, Human Rights Professor

Head of the MOOC Chile Project. Lawyer, Universidad de Chile. Doctor Honoris Causa, by the Universities of Notre Dame and City University of New York. Professor, International Human Rights and International Law and the Use of Force, Universidad de Chile Law School. Former professor, Ethics and Government, Master's Program on Public Policy, Universidad de Chile. Visiting Professor, Harvard University, Toronto University, New York University, Maryland University, Notre Dame University and Interamerican Institute for Human Rights. Co-founder and former co-director, Human Rights Center, Universidad de Chile Law School (2002-2011). Commissioner, International Commission of Jurist.

Director, Legal Department of the Peace Cooperation Committee for Chile (1973-1976). Former President, Amnesty International Executive Committee (1979-1982). Commissioner, Chilean Truth and Reconciliation Commission (1990-1991). Former Commissioner and President, Interamerican Commission on Human Rights (2003-2004).

Juan Francisco Lobo
4.5 Average rating
4,671 Reviews
47,297 Students
8 Courses

Lawyer, Universidad de Chile. Invited Professor, International Criminal Jurisdiction, University of Chile. Invited Professor, Public International Law and International Criminal Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez. Invited Professor, Legal Theory, Universidad Diego Portales.  Former academyc assistant, International Human Rights and International Law and the Use of Force, Universidad de Chile Law School.  

Abogado de la Universidad de Chile. Profesor Invitado, Jurisdicción Penal Internacional, Universidad de Chile. Profesor Invitado, Derecho Internacional Público y Derecho Penal Internacional, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez. Profesor Invitado, Teoría del Derecho, Universidad Diego Portales. Ex ayudante, Derecho Internacional de los Derechos Humanos y Derecho Internacional y Uso de la Fuerza, Facultad de Derecho, Universidad de Chile.