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Women's and Gender Studies

Clark University

48 months
Duration
48250 USD/year
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About

 As a Women’s and Gender Studies major or minor, you have the opportunity to explore women’s issues, the social construction of femininities and masculinities, and the gendered dimensions of any field of study at Clark University. This interdisciplinary program brings together more than 50 faculty members from the humanities, social sciences, cultural studies.

Overview

  • Connect to a vibrant community with a long history of engaged research and scholarly activism in the Clark community and around the world.
  • Gain insights from applications of feminist theory that push you to think more critically about ideas and events that you encounter in your everyday life.
  • Use gender analysis to understand and evaluate the lived experiences of individuals and communities representing a diversity of gender identities.
  • Develop a greater sensibility about how gender intersects with sexuality, race, ethnicity, religion, age, class, ability, and other social identities.
  • Conduct a research project or tailor an internship experience to your own areas of interest in the fields of women’s and gender studies.

Why Major in Women’s and Gender Studies at Clark University?

  • Gain insights from applications of feminist theory that push you to think more critically about ideas and events that you encounter in your everyday life, while using gender analysis to understand and evaluate the lived experiences of diverse individuals and communities.
  • Develop an individualized area of specialization with the help of a faculty adviser; complete a minor or concentration — or a second major — in another field, as required, to support your specialization and to reinforce connections with other disciplines.
  • Carry forward a tradition of activism: Women’s and Gender Studies is a program with a history dating from the 1970s, when student activists urged their feminist mentors to begin offering courses in women’s studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Terror of the Gothic
  • Women Writers 
  • The Gothic
  • Advanced Studies in Shakespeare
  • Studies in the Renaissance
  • Making Gender through the Eighteenth-Century Novel
  •  Gender and Genre in the Nineteenth-Century British Novel
  •  Special Topics in 19th-Century British Literature

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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6.5
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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).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official high school transcript
  • Recommendation from a guidance counselor
  • Recommendation from a teacher in a traditional academic subject
  • Personal essay

Tuition Fee

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    48250 USD/year
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  • National

    48250 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 48250 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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