Women's and Gender Studies
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Federated Colleges: Campion College, First Nations University, Luther College
Imagine providing insight on the women's rights movement or working as a case manager helping to improve life situations for young women. These are just a couple exciting examples of potential careers with the women's and gender studies program. Women and gender studies is an interdisciplinary program that provides both social science and humanities perspectives. Explore the contribution women have made to history, politics and society, learn about feminist theories and methods, learn about gender, race and class issues, develop critical reading, writing and thinking skills and learn how to analyze complex social and cultural issues.
Women, the Environment and Change; Feminism, Gender and Science; Gender and Language; Mapping Gender: Symbolic, Mythic and Ritual Discourses.
Graduates find jobs in journalism, law, policy analysis, public relations and women's health.