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Gender - Women´s and Sexuality Studies

Appalachian State University

48 months
Duration
19048 USD/year
19048 USD/year
4242 USD/year
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About

The Gender - Women´s and Sexuality Studies at Appalachian State University is an interdisciplinary academic field. It critically engages beliefs, attitudes, assumptions and norms about gender, women and sexuality and their intersections with other axes of difference including race, ability, nationality and class.

Overview

Studying this field equips students with critical analytical skills necessary to understand how power works in national and transnational contexts and to address and offer creative solutions to issues of equity, diversity and social justice in our world today.

The Gender - Women´s and Sexuality Studies program at Appalachian State University is housed in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies. The program has two primary faculty members, yet you’ll be learning from 53 affiliated faculty members representing five colleges and 15 departments on campus.

Besides the BA, Appalachian also offers a Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies minor, a Girls’ Studies minor and an LGBT Studies minor. At the graduate level, there is a 12-hour graduate certificate and a 9-hour graduate minor in Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies.

Global Learning

Appalachian is committed to introducing students to different cultures and teaching them how to live and interact in a global society.

GWS students can take a study abroad course led by a GWS affiliate or core faculty member as an elective when the content is relevant. Faculty can help students identify relevant opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sex, Gender, Power
  • Global Women’s Issues
  • Introduction to LGBT Studies
  • Feminist Theories
  • Interpreting Bodies
  • Queer Theory
  • Transnational Topics in GWS
  • Women, Food, and Nature
  • Gender, Media, and Popular Culture or
  • Girls Coming of Age

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A complete online application
  • A non-refundable application fee of $65 (USD)
  • Official high school/secondary school transcript
  • Official test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, SAT or ACT)
  • Official college transcripts
  • Additional information if requested, upon submission of your application, by the Office of Admissions (This may include submitting a Criminal Background Check and Conduct Review as required by the UNC System.)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9524 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9524 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2121 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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