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Douglas College > Programs & Courses > Faculties > Language, Literature and Performing Arts > Gender, Sexualities and Women's Studies
The Associate of Arts degree with a specialization in Gender, Sexualities and Women's Studies is an interdisciplinary program that offers an intellectually challenging yet safe, collaborative space to explore the concerns of feminism(s) and social justice. In particular, you will learn about both historic and contemporary contributions of women and feminist thought, and will broaden your knowledge of the psychological, sociological, economic and other factors that contribute to gendered inequalities and experiences, including intersections of gender with race, class and sexualities.
For information about admission requirements, information sessions, courses, intake dates and more, visit the Program and Course Catalogue.
We offer numerous courses specializing in Gender, Sexualities and Women's Studies. These courses and the Associative of Arts Degree are beneficial if you are interested in
In particular, courses in Gender, Sexualities and Women's Studies enhance preparation for a wide-range of educational and career paths, including, for example, Child and Family Services, Criminology, Education, Journalism, Law, Nursing, Policing, Psychology, Psychiatric Nursing, Rehabilitation Sciences, Social Work, Therapeutic Recreation, and Youth Justice.
We offer both core GSWS courses as well as relevant sections of courses from other disciplines. For further information, please see our current course information sheet.
Information on Some Recommended Courses
GSWS 2101 Fall 2017
HIST 2260 Fall 2017