The Department offers a major and minor in Women and Gender Studies for the 40-course Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree programs. Alternatively, you can choose to do a General Major in Social Sciences and select Women and Gender Studies as one of your three streams.

Courses and areas of interest within Women & Gender Studies include, but are not limited to:

  • Migration & Citizenship
  • Law, Gender & Sexuality
  • Violence, Poverty & the State
  • Women & Spirituality
  • Globalization & Social Justice
  • Feminist Theory & Research Methodologies
  • Critical Perspectives on Activism & Advocacy
  • Critical Race Theories
  • Indigenous Women & Settler Colonialism

For more information on any of the degrees listed above, see your Program Planning Guide or speak to an Academic Advisor.