AIU holds dearly the right of women to have equality in the world. Every person, men and women, have rights to develop their talents and work to earn money for their families. However, around the world women have had to fight for their right to vote and earn equal wages. AIU defends the rights of women with strong conviction.
This course presents the UNESCO goal of Gender Equality globally. AIU breaks paradigms to advance the rights of women globally. It is economically important for families around the world that mothers, daughters and sisters earn proper wages to support them.
At AIU, we whole-heartedly support the UNESCO Sustainable Development Goals for 2030. They are fundamental for our survival and for ensuring a better life for future generations. These goals will create a world where we live abundant lives. We challenge our students to study them and to contribute to at least one of them when they graduate.
Optional Course Name:
UNESCOâ€s Sustainable Development Goal #5: Gender Equality
Due date of assignment: Within 3 days of receiving course.
Description of Course:
This course will focus on UNESCOâ€s 5th Sustainable Development Goal, which is â€œGender Equalityâ€ globally by 2030. How will education help to achieve this goal? What steps can we take as global citizens to ensure this goal is reached? These courses on UNESCOâ€s Sustainable Development Goals are important to understand the most important issues of our lifetime and to see a plan for solving them in our communities.
You will study the videos and answer the questions given below.
AIU Reading: SDG Resources for Educators â€“ Gender Equality
https://en.unesco.org/themes/education/sdgs/material/05 Video: 2030- SDG 5- Gender Equality- Ted talks
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeZo-s16_RY Assignment Instructions:
Note: If you are still in phase 1, you can complete this course once you move to phase 2.
Please study the materials above and prepare a 4-10-page essay answering the questions below. Once your assignment is ready, you will submit it via your student section for evaluation.
First, you add the course name above to your student section. On the home page of your student section there is a link that says, â€œAdd courses into Curriculumâ€. Click there. Then you will see a button to add the name of this course.
Then you submit the assignment through another link on your home page called â€œSubmit an assignmentâ€. You will choose the course name in the drop-down list. Then you choose to send the assignment â€œofflineâ€. Then you upload the file(s) from your computer to submit the assignment.
The assignment will include a cover page, introduction to the subject, conclusion and a bibliography of any sources used.
Answer these questions: (3 to 8 paragraphs for each question)
1. Why is UNESCOâ€s goal of Gender Equality important, in your opinion?
2. How would you describe the current state of Gender Equality in the world?
3. What changes need to happen to achieve Gender Equality?
4. Do you think it is possible to achieve Gender Equality around the world? Why or Why not?
5. How can education lead to a world with Gender Equality?
6. What objectives, principles and teaching techniques are used in education to improve Gender Equality around the world?
7. How can education improve in your community so that the next generation has the tools and mindset to improve Gender Equality?