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Interpersonal Cyberviolence

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Family Violence Issues FVI 2003 Three (3) credit hours

*Pre-register now for a January 2022 start*

This course address and identifies gender stereotypes that directly lead to gender-based cyber violence and the ways in which these ideologies set the stage for victim blaming discourses. Within this course you will learn about gender hate speech, cyber exploitation and blackmail, non-consensual intimate photo sharing, misogyny, swatting, doxing, trolling, etc. This course is also cross listed with SOCI 2003.

Instructor: Shannon Waite (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: None

Why take this course?

In this course, you will learn:

  • How gender stereotypes and ideologies are directly related to cyberviolence.
  • About the many forms of cyberviolence using relevant examples and theory.
  • How to prevent cyberviolence, assist those experiencing it, and protect yourself against this pervasive crime.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 10 x Module Assignments (70% total)
  • 10 x Journal Reflection (10% total)
  • 1 x Research Paper (20% total)

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course. Learn more about fees and tuition or find out about the methods of payment available.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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