Contribution of the gender perspective to scientific knowledge. Scientific method: definition and steps. Observation of the phenomenon and formulation of the problem. Formulation of and stating the hypothesis. Experimental design and data collection. Analysis and interpretation of results and conclusions. Deductive, inductive, and/or hypothetico-deductive method. Problem of the relationship/confusion between method(s) and techniques. Hypothesis with gender perspective. Theory as expression of scientific knowledge. Grounded theory. Androcentrism. Triangulation. Feminist methodology. The feminist paradigm in social sciences. Gender and patriarchal society.
Competencies and learning outcomes
- Understand and apply a gender perspective in professional practice or research on matters concerning gender equality and prevention of gender-based violence.
- Identify analysis models of feminist criticism.