Faculty of Arts


Women's Studies

Women's Studies focuses on women and gender relations across a wide range of issues.

Women's Studies brings together perspectives from the social sciences, literature and the arts. You can take relevant courses from a range of subjects.

Study options in Women's Studies

Women's Studies is available for postgraduate programmes, and is co-ordinated within Anthropology in the School Social Sciences.

Changes from 2016

Since Women's Studies was established in the Faculty of Arts in 1993, the field has grown considerably. To properly reflect the broad teaching and research base of this subject, Gender Studies will replace Women's Studies at undergraduate level from 2016.*

*Subject to approval