Course on “Women, Gender and Law”

Women’s Studies Center, ILS Law College

Course on “Women, Gender and Law”

Women’s Studies Center, ILS Law College, in collaboration with the Department of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia, is organizing a Course “Women, Gender and Law” from 16th to 27th January 2023 between 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm. Approximately 14 students from UNSW are coming to ILS to participate in this course.

The Course will cover various Feminist Theories and application of these theories to issues such as violence against women, marriage and family, sex selective abortion, surrogacy, LGBTIQ, political participation, economic empowerment etc. 

The course also has component of field visit which will be organized during the same period.

Assessment will be based on Assignment (80 marks) and Class participation (20 marks). A joint certificate from ILS and UNSW will be awarded on successfully completing the Course. The students must attend 100% classes and field visits. Certificate will be given only if all the components are complied with (All Classes, Field Visits and Assignment).

Dr. Christine Forster, Dr. Jaya Sagade along with guest faculty are the facilitators.

Seats are limited. ONLY 20 STUDENTS from ILS will be selected.

Fees for the Course – Rs. 5000/- only. (Inclusive of reading material, tea during the course and field visit.)

Interested students shall apply by 19th November 2022. List of selected students will be announced on 5th December 2022. Selected students shall pay the fees before 20th December 2022.

Note: Students should take note that no attendance credit will be given on the day of the field visit.