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IE9G7 - Childhood and Bio-Politics

  • Module code: IE9G7
  • Module name: Childhood and Bio-Politics
  • Department: Centre for Education Studies
  • Credit: 20, 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module concerns the relationships between children, adults, governments and industry that are unfolding as human biological functioning and human impact on the natural environment are becoming clearer and raising pressing issues. It aims to equip students with the ability to recognize and trace these relationships, to understand them in terms of existing literature and to develop appropriate research questions. The module includes sessions on children as life-forms, children citizenship and security childhood obesity and climate change and resource scarcity.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/wie

Other essential notes

This module is available as a 20 and 30 CATS module

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
20 CATS (Module code: IE9G7-20)
A (Assessed work only) 5000 word essay 100%
30 CATS (Module code: IE9G7-30)
A (Assessed work only) 5000 word essay 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
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