Bridging the gap between gender and diversity theories and civil engineering

 

Content

In this course the students will be working with selected texts to gain a deeper understanding of important theories and concepts of Gender and Diversity Studies, Gender Mainstreaming and Diversity Management. We will discuss those texts in relation to the professional practice of future engineers.

Intended Learning Outcomes

Knowledge transfer of gender and diversity perspectives on different disciplines and the students should be able to make an interdisciplinary transfer to other study contents. The students will gain knowledge of results and discourses in social science based research concerning the needs, requirements and challenges of various user groups.

Type: Seminar