Explores theories of violence among members of dominated, oppressed and marginalised communities. Examines the sources of intra-group violence in marginalised and colonised populations through theories of passive resistance to cultural dominance.
Topic 1: Lateral Violence Theory
Topic 2: Social Dominance
Topic 3: Resistance Culture
Topic 4: Passive Resistance
Topic 5: Social Utility and Habitus (general constitution, especially physical build).
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||analyse the origins, features and outcomes of passive resistance within a dominated population||Knowledge of a discipline||Cultural competence|
|2||critically examine the drivers of laterally violent behaviour in groups as a basis for understanding harm, perpetration and tolerance||Knowledge of a discipline||Cultural competence|
|3||analyse through case studies ameliorating approaches and care based transformations.||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline|
Teaching and assessment
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