[ 973ISICGSMK22 ] SE Gender Studies for Management

Es ist eine neuere Version 2023W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Joint Master's Program Global Business - Russia/Italy 2023W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Doris Weichselbaumer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites Zulassung zum Masterstudium
Original study plan Master's programme Management 2022W
Objectives This course aims to:

  • Equip students with the knowledge about different theories, which explain gender dynamics in the labor market and within organizations.
  • Enable students to identify the importance of gender studies in business practice.
  • Provide students with a foundation of core theoretical concepts and the tools to apply them in business situations.

Learning outcomes:

On successful completion of this course, the students will be able to:

  • LO1: Discuss and evaluate the core theories regarding Gender Studies in management. [cognitive/analytical]
  • LO2: Connect and apply the principles of gender equitable business practice. [professional/practical skills]
  • LO3: Use appropriate qualitative or quantitative decision-making techniques to identify potential discrimination, gender stereotypes and biases within businesses. [cognitive/analytical]
  • LO4: Apply acquired tools necessary to develop and implement gender neutral policies in management practice. [professional/practical skills]
Subject Indicative content:

  • Theories on gender in organizations and management
  • Empirical evidence on the role of gender in management
  • Implicit biases
  • Gender roles and management
  • Glass ceilings
  • Diversity Management
Criteria for evaluation Seminar paper and exam
Methods Lecture, discussions, presentations, own research
Study material The relevant materials can be retrieved from Moodle and/or will be announced in class.
Changing subject? No
Further information none
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On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority