Media Literacy and Gender Representation


This course covers the history of gender representation in media, feminist media criticism, media stereotypes and biases related to gender, media's influence on gender identity and stereotypes, analyzing gender representation in various forms of media, and the global influence on gender representation.

What you will learn

To develop a critical understanding of gender representation in media and acquire the skills to analyze, critique, and promote inclusive and accurate gender portrayals across various forms of media.

Course program

Understanding Gender Representation in Media
Media Stereotypes and Biases Related to Gender
Media's Influence on Gender Identity and Stereotypes
Analyzing Gender Representation in Visual and Written Media
Analyzing Gender Representation in Audio and Interactive Media
Inclusive Gender Representation: LGBTQ+, Non-Binary, and Transgender Media Portrayals
Global Influence on Gender Representation