Major in Sexuality Studies

Sexuality Studies is an interdisciplinary, intra-faculty module in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Social Science administered by the Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies. 

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including 1.0 Gender and Women's Studies (GSWS) credits at the 1000 level (either GSWS 1020E or 1.0 course from GSWS 1021F/G, GSWS 1022F/G, GSWS 1023F/G, GSWS 1024F/G) with a mark of at least 60%, or permission of the Department. Note: Students beginning a Gender and Women's Studies module after first year may substitute GSWS 2240F/G in place of the 1.0 first year required credits, and take it concurrently with their second-year courses.

6.0 credits including:

1.0 credit: GSWS 2273E
0.5 credit: GSWS 3163F/G, GSWS 3173F/G
1.0 credit from GSWS 2263F/G, 2274F/G. 2275F/G, and 3133F/G.
3.5 credits from Classical Studies 3300F/G, English 3886F/G, 3887E, Film Studies 2255E, History 2181A/B, 2185, 2817F/G, Philosophy 2077F/G, Psychology 2075, Visual Arts 2286F/G, 2287F/G, Gender and Women’s Studies 2160A/B, 2163A/B, 2167A/B, 2203F/G, 2205F/G, 2223F/G, 2233F/G, 2243F/G, 2263F/G, 2274F/G, 2275F/G, 2283F/G, 3133F/G, 3153F/G, 3163F/G, 3173F/G, 3305F/G, 3333F/G, 3343F/G, 3345F/G, 3356F/G, 3363F/G, 3373F/G 4463F/G

The module must include at least 1.0 credit at the 3000 level or above, and no more than 1.0 credit in Gender and Women’s Studies courses at the 2100 level. At least 4.0 of the 6.0 credits must be Gender and Women's Studies courses.

A student may apply to the Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies for approval to substitute 1.0 credit not listed above, provided the courses are relevant to the Sexuality Studies Major.