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Degree Options

BA Program

Students will take at least 30 credits in Gender and Women's Studies. Of these, students must take GWST 2500 6.00 or GWST 2510 9.00, GWST 3555 6.00 or GWST 3556 6.00 and at least 12 additional credits from the core course offerings. Overall, 6 credits in Gender and Women's Studies credits must be taken at the 3000- or 4000-level.

Honours BA Program

Students will take at least 42 credits in Gender and Women's Studies. Of these, students must take GWST 2500 6.00 or GWST 2510 9.00, GWST 3555 6.00 or GWST 3556 6.00 and GWST 4555 6.00, and at least 18 additional credits from the core course offerings. Overall, 12 Gender and Women's Studies credits must be taken at the 4000-level.

Honours (Combined or Double Major) BA Program

The Honours program described above may be pursued jointly with any other Honours Bachelor's degree program in the Faculties of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Glendon, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, or with a major in Earth and Atmospheric Science or Physics and Astronomy in the Faculty of Pure and Applied Science.

Honours (Double Major) Interdisciplinary Programs

(LA&PS students only)

The Honours program in Gender and Women's Studies may also be linked in an Honours (Double Major) program with the following interdisciplinary programs: African Studies; European Studies; Latin American and Caribbean Studies; Social and Political Thought; and South Asian Studies. Students will take at least 36 credits in Women's Studies. Of these, students must take GWST 2500 6.00 or GWST 2510 9.00, GWST 3555 6.00 or GWST 3556 6.00, GWST 4555 6.00 and at least 12 additional credits from the core course offerings.

Honours (Major/Minor) Program

The Honours BA program described above may be pursued jointly with any Honours Minor Bachelor's degree program in the Faculties of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Glendon, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, or with a Minor in Biology, Chemistry, or Physics and Astronomy in the Faculty of Pure and Applied Science.

Honours (Minor) BA Program

Students will take at least 30 credits in Gender and Women's Studies. Of these, students must take GWST 2500 6.00 or GWST 2510 9.00 and at least 12 additional credits from the core course offerings. Overall, 12 Gender and Women's Studies credits must be taken at the 3000- or 4000-level, including 6 credits at the 4000-level.

Specialized Honours Program

Students will take at least 54 credits in Gender and Women's Studies. Of these, students must take GWST 2500 6.00 or GWST 2510 9.00, GWST 3555 6.00 or GWST 3556 6.00 and GWST 4555 6.00, and at least 18 additional credits from the core course offerings. Overall, 12 Gender and Gender and Women's Studies credits must be taken at the 4000-level.