BUSN 3250 Gender Diversity in the Workplace: A Global Perspective
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as BUS 40.7.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Knowledge and skills that will enable students to effectively integrate gender considerations into business and human resource decisions both in the U.S. and global contexts. The course will: (1) Analyze the evolution of the relationship between sex, gender, and work around the world; (2) Compare and contrast the labor market and organizational experiences of men and women in the U.S. in a comparative perspective with other industrialized countries; and (3) Examine strategies for successfully managing gender diversity in organizations. Real life examples and cases will be used to illustrate and integrate the studied concepts. This course is the same as Women's Studies 3345 [40.7].
Prerequisite: Upper sophomore status or Business 3240 [40.3] or Psychology 3172 [12.7] or Women's Studies 1001 .