WGST 111 Introduction to Gender Studies




This course examines and compares various disciplinary approaches to gender, sex and sexuality, including how different disciplines construct these concepts. Disciplinary perspectives may include psychology, sociology, anthropology, biology, sport studies, law and policy. Students will learn to apply an intersectional approach - a foundational perspective in women's and gender studies - to contemporary issues of gender, including current areas of controversy and debate.

Course Notes

This course is equivalent to WMST 111. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and WMST 111.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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