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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 14 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study...

English

Subtitles: English, Portuguese (Brazilian)

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
3 hours to complete

Changing Landscapes, Identities, and Discourse

5 videos (Total 43 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Intro to LGBTQIA8m
Sex11m
Gender7m
Sexuality11m
6 readings
Key Terms5m
Intro to LGBT Workplace Issues20m
Understanding Gender Diversity10m
Sexual Orientation10m
Self-assessment10m
Additional Resources1h
1 practice exercise
Changing Landscapes, Identities, and Discourse20m
Week
2
6 hours to complete

The History of Gender and Gender in Theory

4 videos (Total 40 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
Intersectionality7m
Gender and Sex Discrimination8m
LGBTQIA Issues in the Workplace11m
7 readings
Key Terms10m
Doing Gender25m
Gender Stereotyping40m
Gender and Sex Discrimination10m
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission10m
Self-assessment10m
Additional Resources40m
1 practice exercise
Cyster Systems Case Study 120m
Week
3
4 hours to complete

The History of Sexuality and Sexuality in Theory

5 videos (Total 46 min), 7 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
LQBTQIA Identities and Rights8m
LGB at Work8m
Challenges Faced by LGB Individuals in the Workplace10m
Strategies for Making Workplaces More LGB Inclusive5m
7 readings
Key Terms5m
Thinking Sex30m
LGBT Employment Discimination10m
Understanding 21st Century LGBT Workers10m
The Business Impact of LGBT Workplace Policies10m
Self-assessment10m
Additional Resources1h 30m
1 practice exercise
Cyster Systems Case Study 220m
Week
4
4 hours to complete

Trans Topics Today and Trans in Theory

6 videos (Total 40 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Global Transgender Identities6m
Genderism6m
Transgender Issues in the Workplace7m
Being a Meaningful Ally to Transgender Individuals at Work6m
Farewell2m
6 readings
Key Terms10m
Trans Issues10m
Trans People Speak10m
Transgender Issues in the Workplace10m
Self-assessment10m
Additional Resources10m
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Top reviews from Gender and Sexuality: Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

By ADJan 26th 2018

Short but a beautifully concise course on understanding gender and sexuality. It also gives one tools to make the workplace an inclusive environment for LGBTQIA, and eradicate discrimination.

By BSFeb 5th 2018

Get to hear about LGBTQIA* community and how they are critical in the workforce. You learn about resources to use in the workforce and ways to make the workforce more diverse and inclusive.

Instructors

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Julie Beaulieu

Lecturer
Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program
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Susan Marine

Guest Lecturer
Assistant Professor and Program Director, School of Education and Social Policy, Merrimack College

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