Postgraduate study in Gender Studies

What you can study in Gender Studies

Gender Studies covers a wide range of topics, such as politics, history, society, literature and education.

Courses focus on areas such as gender and the home, workplace and public life, gender and violence, Pacific island cultures and gender relations, and the portrayals of gender in popular culture.

You can also take a range of courses from other subjects in Arts including History, Anthropology and Sociology.

Entry requirements

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Gender Studies

A BA with a major in Gender Studies or Women's Studies. You must have an average grade of B or higher in 45 points above Stage II in the major.

Master of Arts in Gender Studies

120-point (one-year) MA

A BA(Hons) or PGDipArts in Gender Studies, Women's Studies or similar programmes, with a Grade Point Average of 5 in 45 points above Stage II.

Structuring your specialisation in Gender Studies

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Gender Studies

Consult the BA(Hons) schedule for how to structure your study and for the courses you may take.

2018 BA(Hons) schedule for Gender Studies

Master of Arts in Gender Studies

Consult the MA schedule for how to structure your study and for the courses you may take.

2018 MA schedule for Gender Studies

Courses

Explore the courses you can take as part of a specialisation in Gender Studies:

Postgraduate courses

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.

If you would like to find out more about studying Gender Studies, you can contact a Postgraduate Adviser.