Undergraduate Module Descriptor

PHL2041: Feminist Philosophy: Gender, Race and Class

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 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:

  • Developments in 20th Century and current Feminism
  • Feminist Epistemology
  • Sex and Gender
  • Men Doing Feminism
  • Theories of Difference
  • Standpoint Theory
  • Feminist Ethics

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 activity1111 x 1 hour lectures
Scheduled learning activity1111 x 1 hour lectures
Guided independent study5511 x 5 hours weekly reading and working through assigned articles and books
Guided independent study36Writing reading reports, preparing presentation
Guided independent study37Independent research and writing of essay

Online Resources

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