Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3169: Equality and Diversity at Work

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 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:


  • Overview
  • Levels of analyses and disciplinary contributions
  • Team building

The meaning of Equality and Diversity

  • Policies
  • Organisation
  • Individual and interpersonal

Forms of Inequality and Lack of Diversity

  • Policies
  • Organisations
  • Individual and Interpersonal

Enabling Equality and Overcoming Challenges                                                                           

  • 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 Study71.5Reading and preparation for seminars (6.5 hours per seminar)
Guided Independent Study45.5Reading and preparation for essay

Online Resources

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