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Women's and Gender Studies

Athabasca University

48 months
Duration
19302 CAD/year
7482 CAD/year
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About

Athabasca University’s online Women’s and Gender Studies program will develop or expand your knowledge of the established field of women’s studies and the emerging field of gender studies.

Overview

Athabasca University’s online Women’s and Gender Studies program will develop or expand your knowledge of the established field of women’s studies and the emerging field of gender studies.

Discover how feminist and gender theories, concepts, history, methodologies, research and activism inform the lives and experiences of women across time and place. You will also learn about gender as a social construct within a variety of contexts.

Develop your awareness of the historical, cultural and political bases of prejudice, discrimination, inequalities and oppression. Consider and analyze how intersecting systems of oppression condition humans’ lives, including:

  • patriarchy 
  • heteronormativity
  • racism
  • colonialism
  • capitalism

Career

  • Addictions Counsellor
  • Advocate for women’s/children’s rights
  • Program Co-ordinator
  • Researcher
  • Teacher
  • Program Advisor
  • Child Welfare Worker

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Psychology of Women
  • Introduction to Feminist Counselling
  • Feminist Research and Women's Lives
  • Thinking from Women's Lives: An Introduction to Women's Studies
  • Gender, Sexuality and Society

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal admission requirements for either the 3-year or the 4-year program. All you need is to be 16 or older. You can enrol anytime and start right away, regardless of your previous education.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19302 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 77210 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    7482 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29930 CAD for the full programme during 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.

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