Courses Catalogue

Gender And The Law

COURSE CODE: LB4204
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Law (LL.B)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Law
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

The course exposes students to how gender relations and disparities interface with the law.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course students should be able to:

  1. Discuss the ideology of gender and discrimination against women;
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of feminist legal theory and jurisprudence;
  3. Interrogate gender relations in the private as well in the public arena;
  4. Discuss the role of the law in combating gender discrimination.