|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):
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|Level of Study:
||Prof.Dr. FATMA YILDIZ ECEVİT
||Fall or Spring Semesters.
This course aims to enable te sutudents to understand and discuss the problems regarding women's work and empleyment. More specifically the course adresses the issues related to women's labour force participaton, paid work, gender segregation and discrimination, unemployment, domestic labur and housework,part-time work, women's self emplyment and women's owned enterprises and effects of ICT on women's work.
This course aims to enable students to understand and discuss the problems regarding women´s work and employment. More specifically the course addresses issues related to women´s labor force participation, paid work, gender segregation and discrimination, unemployment, domestic labor and housework, part-time work, women´s self employment and women´s owned enterprises and effects of ICT on women´s work.
On successful completion of this course sutudents will be able to:
-critically axamine the factors influencing women's labour force participation,
-develop and understanding of unequal power relationship in the labour market,
- develop a critical attitude towards women's subordination as paid workers, homeworkers and domestic workers.