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Program Requirements
Students must complete 7.0 credits as follows:

1. 1.0 credit from the following
WSTA01H3 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
WSTA03H3 Introduction to Feminist Theories and Thought

2. WSTB05H3 Understanding Power and Knowledge in Research

3. WSTB11H3 Intersections of Inequality

4. WSTC02H3 Feminist Qualitative Research in Action

5. 2.5 additional credits in WST courses from the list below, of which at least 0.5 credit must be at the C-level, and a further 1.0 credit must be at the D-level (including 0.5 credit from WSTD03H3 or WSTD04H3 or WSTD09H3 or WSTD10H3)
WSTB06H3 Women in Diaspora
WSTB09H3 Gender, Race, and Colonialism
WSTB10H3 Women, Power and Protest
WSTB12H3 Women, Violence and Resistance
WSTB13H3 Gender, Media and Culture
WSTB20H3/​(WSTC20H3) Women, the Environment, and Change
WSTB22H3/​HISB22H3 Histories of Black feminism Canada: From ‘runaway slaves’ to #BlackLivesMatter
WSTB25H3 LGBTQ History, Theory and Activism
WSTC10H3/​AFSC53H3 Gender and Critical Development
WSTC12H3 Writing the Self: Global Women's Autobiographies
WSTC13H3 Women, Gender and Islam
WSTC14H3 Women, Community and Policy Change
WSTC16H3 Criminalized Women: Gender, Justice and the Law
WSTC22H3 Gender and Film
WSTC23H3 Community Engagement Practicum
WSTC24H3 Gender in the Kitchen
WSTC25H3 Transnational Sexuality
WSTC26H3 Critical Race and Black Feminist Theories
WSTC28H3/​LINC28H3 Language and Gender
WSTC30H3 Special Topics in Women's and Gender Studies
WSTC31H3 Special Topics in Women's and Gender Studies
WSTC40H3 Gender and Disability
WSTC66H3/​HISC66H3 Histories of Gender and Sexuality in Muslim Societies: Between Law, Ethics and Culture
WSTD01H3 Independent Project in Women's and Gender Studies
WSTD03H3 Senior Seminar in Sex, Gender and the Body
WSTD04H3 Senior Seminar in Gender, Equity and Human Rights
WSTD07H3 Themes in the History of Childhood and Culture
WSTD09H3 Race, Gender, and Islamophobia
WSTD10H3 The Power of Story for Social Change
WSTD11H3 Special Topics in Women’s and Gender Studies
WSTD16H3/​HISD16H3 Socialist Feminism in Global Context
WSTD30H3/​GASD30H3 Gender and Techno-Orientalism
WSTD46H3/​HISD46H3 Selected Topics in Canadian Women's History

6. 2.0 credits from the course list below:
AFSC97H3/​HISC97H3 Women and Power in Africa
ANTC14H3 Feminism and Anthropology
ANTC15H3 Genders and Sexualities
ANTD01H3 The Body in Culture and Society
ENGB50H3 Women and Literature: Forging a Tradition
[(ENGB51H3) or ENGC54H3 Gender and Genre]
ENGB74H3 The Body in Literature and Film
(ENGC77H3)/(VPAC48H3) The Body in Contemporary Culture: Theories and Representations
ENGC34H3 Early Modern Women and Literature: 1500-1700
ENGC51H3 Contemporary Arab Women Writers
ENGD80H3 Women and Canadian Writing
GASB20H3 Gender and Social Institutions in Asia
GASC20H3 Gendering Global Asia
GASD20H3 Advanced Seminar: Social Change and Gender Relations in Chinese Societies
GASD56H3/​HISD56H3 'Coolies' and Others: Asian Labouring Diasporas in the British Empire 
GGRD09H3 Feminist Geographies
GGRD10H3 Health and Sexuality
HISC45H3 Immigrant and Race Relations in Canadian History
HLTC02H3 Women and Health: Past and Present
HLTC46H3 Gender, Health and Society
IDSD06H3 Feminist and Postcolonial Perspectives in Development Studies
MGHC23H3/​(MGTC23H3) Diversity in the Workplace
PHLB13H3 Philosophy and Feminism
POLC94H3 Globalization, Gender and Development
PSYD18H3 Psychology of Gender
SOCB22H3 Sociology of Gender
SOCB49H3 Sociology of Family
SOCC09H3 Sociology of Gender and Work
SOCC24H3 Special Topics in Gender and Family
SOCC29H3 Family and Gender in the Middle East
SOCC38H3 Gender and Education
(VPHB57H3) Women in the Arts: Hot Mamas, Amazons, and Madonnas