Major in Women’s Studies

Suggested course sequence
4 years / 120 course units

Year Fall Winter
1st year
(30 course units)
  • ENG1100 (compulsory course)
  • FEM1100 (compulsory course)
  • PHI1101 or PHI1301 (compulsory course)
  • 6 elective course units
  • 3 course units from: (compulsory course) ENG1120 or ENG1121
  • POL1102 (recommended course)
  • PHI1302 or 3 course units from: PHI1102, PHI1103, PHI1104
  • 6 elective course units
2nd year
(30 course units)
  • FEM2109 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units from: 1 FEM2104 or FEM2110
  • 3 optional course units from the list of optional courses 2
  • 6 elective course units
  • FEM2103 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units from: 1 FEM2107 or FEM2111
  • 3 optional course units from the list of optional courses 2
  • 6 elective course units
3rd year
(30 course units)
  • 6 optional course units at the 3000- or 4000-level from the list of optional courses 2
  • FEM3105 (compulsory course)
  • 6 elective course units
  • 6 optional course units at the 3000- or 4000-level from the list of optional courses 2
  • 9 elective course units
4th year
(30 course units)
  • 3 course units from: FEM4310, FEM4320, FEM4330
  • 12 elective course units
  • 3 optional course units at the 4000-level from the list of optional courses 2
  • 12 elective course units

Notes

The compulsory addition of a 2nd major or the addition of a minor is required in 2nd year. This addition will impact the number of elective course units.  Please consult the Office of Undergraduate Studies.
List of optional courses 

1         These courses are offered and can be completed during the fall or winter session.

2         9 of these 21 optional course credits must be courses in women's studies (FEM).

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