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.
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.
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- 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
- 48 months
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DisciplinesGender & Sexuality Studies View 302 other Masters in Gender & Sexuality Studies in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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.)
International19048 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9524 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
National19048 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9524 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
In-State4242 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2121 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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