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Speculative futures: summarise and share

We hope you enjoyed working on your independent learning task. Now is your chance to share your outcome with other learners. In the comments section below share a summary of …

What is intersectionality?

In this video, we will discuss why the concept of intersectionality is important to them and why working with an intersectional lens is integral to designing gender-inclusive technologies. What is …

Designing for Edge Cases

When developing products or services, it can be helpful to create scenarios or use cases that help us understand how what we’re designing can best meet the needs of stakeholders. …

The Limits of Representation

We hope you found that activity interesting. One of the questions we asked you to consider was whether a diverse group of people were represented in the ads you were …

Gender-inclusive data practices

In this video, Cami and Hera discuss that when we are designing gender-inclusive technologies we need to make specific decisions about how to handle stakeholders’ data and privacy. We need …

Trans competent research

Now we’d like to introduce you to an example of inclusive research in action. In this video, Cami will introduce you to a particular way of researching, defined as ‘trans …

How to assembe a diverse team

There is a distinct lack of diversity in the tech sector. To begin to correct this, we need to change the culture from the ground up. Evidence has shown that …

Centring joy

In this video, our course contributors discuss the cultural benefits of creating gender-inclusive technologies and how we might think of creating new technologies as an opportunity to also create joy. …

The need for accountability in the tech industry

In this video, Jennifer discusses the importance of practising accountability both as an individual and as an organisation and how through processes of accountability, honesty and transparency we can help …

Welcome to the course

Welcome! Thank you so much for choosing to join us on this course. We can’t wait to explore the potential of creating gender-inclusive technologies with you over the next three …

Advocating for gender inclusion

In this video, our course contributors discuss how they have advocated for gender-inclusive technologies in their own lives and give you some tips for how you might apply your learning …

Wrapping up week 1

Well done for reaching the end of Week 1! We hope you enjoyed it. This week we looked at how technologies can reinforce gender inequalities. You learned about the role …

Technology and Gender Equality

There are a myriad of ways in which technologies can reinforce gender inequalities, let’s look at some of the reasons why gender equality in technology development matters. Technology and Gender …

How to ensure our research is inclusive

Research is essential to any project and is an early part of the design process but how do we make sure our research is inclusive? How we gather research It’s …