Randelle Nixon

Contact

Faculty of Arts - Political Science Dept
Email
rlnixon@ualberta.ca

Courses

CSL 100 - An Introduction to Community Engagement

An interdisciplinary introduction to community and civic engagement for students interested in preparing the groundwork for undertaking further experiential educational opportunities (e.g., Internships, Study Abroad, CSL).

Fall Term 2022 Winter Term 2023

SOC 335 - Themes in Contemporary Social Theory

Major theoretical questions through analysis of works by contemporary theorists. Prerequisite: SOC 212 or consent of the instructor. Not open to students with credit in SOC 332, 333, or 334.

Winter Term 2023

SOC 371 - Anti-Racism and Racial Injustice

Examines historical and contemporary forms of racial injustice and anti-racist strategies and practices. Prerequisite: SOC 100 or consent of Instructor.

Winter Term 2023

SOC 492 - Queering the Social

Sex/gender/sexuality as a complex social constellation. Prerequisite: One of SOC 301, 335, WGS 102 or consent of instructor.

Fall Term 2022

WGS 101 - Representations of Girls and Women

An exploration of the impact that cultural representations of gender have on the political, economic, and social lives of girls and women throughout the world.

Fall Term 2022 Fall Term 2022

WGS 302 - Feminist Research and Methodologies

Exploration of feminist modes of research inquiry, feminist ethics in research, and critiques of traditional disciplinary approaches to research. Students will develop an understanding of theoretical issues involved in feminist research and will gain practical research skills. Prerequisite: Any 100 or 200 level WSG or W ST course, or departmental consent.

Fall Term 2022

WGS 460 - Masculinities

This course surveys the status of masculinity and the emergence of contemporary masculinity studies. Prerequisite: Any 100 or 200 level WGS or W ST course, or consent of department.

Winter Term 2023

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