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
4.1 (713 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
9,180 students enrolled
Last updated 10/2016
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Price: Free
This course includes
  • 5.5 hours on-demand video
  • 271 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What you'll 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
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.

Since December 31, 2018, we will NOT deliver paid virtual certificates from the Universidad Diego Portales, even if it could say the opposite in the first and last video of the course. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

Who this course is for:
  • Everyone interested in issues related to gender equality and sexual minorities
Course content
Expand all 30 lectures 05:35:59
+ 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
+ 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
+ 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
+ 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
+ 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
+ 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