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Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies

Study how gender identity is shaped by and how it in turn affects race, class, ability, sexuality, sexual and gender identity, age, nationality and ethnicity.

Key Features

Engage directly in educational and activist work around gender issues and social justice through the Women’s Centre.
Present your work publicly every spring at the Annual Women’s Studies Student Symposium.
Participate in the Women’s Studies Association, an active student association that develops social and educational events.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to:

  • Community and advocacy organizations
  • Counselling services
  • Crisis centres
  • Daycare and family centres
  • Graduate studies
  • Health services,
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Midwifery
  • Research consulting
  • Teaching
  • Youth work

Many of these careers can be found in the public and private sector.

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