Construction of the concept of health: approaches to health/disease, health determinants in individuals and in populations, globalization, and health. Impact of gender hierarchies, discrimination, marginalization, and culture hegemony on the life and health of individuals and populations: women and public health, that normal and that pathological, prejudiced interpretation of the sexual difference, role of gender and feminine subjectivity, the social imaginary, and the denied word from women.
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.
- Analyze the social reality with a gender perspective.