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Women's Studies and Feminist Research

Western University - Canada

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
12408 CAD/year
4240 CAD/year
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About

Women's Studies and Feminist Research from Western University - Canada lets you explore the dynamics that shape your everyday experiences as a gendered person in contemporary culture.

Overview

Women's Studies and Feminist Research from Western University - Canada courses reflect an expanding field of feminist research including feminist theory, health issues, philosophy, queer issues and sexuality studies, legal issues, violence against women, women and equity in the workplace, and women and the creative arts.

Graduates with Women's Studies and Feminist Research from Western University - Canada will:

  • develop a critical perspective that takes factors such as sex, gender, sexuality, race, class and disability into account. 
  • find their worldview transformed as they apply these perspectives to their study in other classes and to all aspects of your life. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Feminist Theory

  • Professional Development

  • Feminist Speculative Fiction 

  • Feminist and Gender Perspectives on/in Conflict and Post-Conflict Contexts

  • Feminist Methodologies

  • Gender and Development: Theory, Practice and Advocacy

  • Feminist Interventions in Trauma and Testimony Studies

  • Queer Temporalities 

  • Memory and Identity History of Sexuality

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B+

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
109
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
8

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours BA in Women's, Gender or Feminist Studies.
  • A minimum average of B+ (78%) in the last two years of study.
  • Students from other disciplines may be considered if they demonstrate adequate preparation in feminist theory and methodology (at least three full-course equivalents above the first-year level including one seminar at the 300 level or above).
  • Biographical information
  • Contact information
  • Statement of academic intent 
  • Electronic transcripts from Ontario universities/colleges
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Proficiency in English Scores
  • Application fee
  • A sample of written work
  • List of publications
  • References

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12408 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6204 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4240 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2120 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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