New Course: Introduction to Gender Studies in Turkey (Online course in Turkish)

This course is open to enrollment for university students around the world. Students begin by studying the history of the women’s movement in Turkey and continue to engage with a variety of topics in gender studies, among them gender equality, women’s suffrage, LBTIQ+ rights, body politics, employment, sexuality, and political participation. Video podcasts, presentations, self-assessment tools, and other digital content were created specifically for this course. Take this free online course to build your skills and knowledge. This course was developed by Yrd. Doç. Dr. Ayşe Dayı, Dr. Ezgi Pınar, Yrd. Doç. Dr. Mehmet Şiray, and Prof. Dr. Gülay Toksöz

Students log into the course on Mondays at 10:15 am (Central European Time / MEZ) via the Moodle platform of the University of Duisburg-Essen. To register and get access to the course site, please send an email to Prof. Dr. Kader Konuk:

Start: 20 April – 13 July 2020; Mondays, 10:15 – 11:45 am Central European Time

Language: Turkish

Preparation: 2 hours per week

Fee: Free