Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3169: Equality and Diversity at Work

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the module’s precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover some or all of the following topics:


  • Problem overview
  • Levels of analyses and disciplinary contributions
  • Team building

Manifestations of  inequality at different levels

  • Policies
  • Organisation
  • Individual and interpersonal

Origins of the problem

  • Policies
  • Organisations
  • Individual and Interpersonal


  • Policies
  • Organisations
  • Individual and Interpersonal

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity33Seminars (11 x 3 hours)
Guided Independent Study72Reading and preparation for seminars (6.5 hours per seminar)
Guided Independent Study23Reading and preparation for essay
Guided Independent Study22Reading and preparation for examination

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).