MAJOR in Gender Studies

In order to major in Gender Studies, students must normally complete the following requirements (applicable to first year students admitted in September 2018).

Concentration

Credits

Introductory Courses

GEND1001. Introduction to Gender Studies (6 credits), or

CLIT1002. Introduction to Gender Studies (6 credits) (For students admitted in 2017-18 or before); and obtain C grade or above.

AND

12 credits of introductory courses from any Arts programme(s).

18

Advanced Gender Studies Courses

GEND2001. De-colonising gender (6 credits);

GEND2002. Gender, race and beauty (6 credits);

GEND2003. Gender, generation, and leadership (6 credits);

GEND2004. Gender in visual and material culture (6 credits); or

GEND2005. Religion, gender, and sexuality (6 credits)

6

Advanced Elective Courses

42 credits of approved advanced courses at 2000-level or above, among which at least 24 credits of advanced courses shall be taken from the Faculty of Arts, and not more than 18 credits of advanced courses can be taken from other faculties.

42

Experiential Learning

GEND3001. Internship in Gender Studies (6 credits)
Qualifying GS majors may pursue an approved internship for credit.

 Optional

Capstone Experience

GEND3901. Gender Studies research

6

Total Credits (minimum)

72

MINOR in Gender Studies

In order to minor in Gender Studies, students must normally complete the following requirements (applicable to first year students admitted in September 2018).

Concentration

Credits

Introductory Course

GEND1001. Introduction to Gender Studies (6 credits), or

CLIT1002. Introduction to Gender Studies (6 credits) (For students admitted in 2017-18 or before); and obtain C grade or above.

6

Advanced Gender Studies Courses

GEND2001. De-colonising gender (6 credits);

GEND2002. Gender, race and beauty (6 credits);

GEND2003. Gender, generation, and leadership (6 credits);

GEND2004. Gender in visual and material culture (6 credits); or

GEND2005. Religion, gender, and sexuality (6 credits)

6

Advanced Elective Courses

24 credits of approved advanced courses at 2000-level or, among which at least 12 credits of advanced courses shall be taken from the Faculty of Arts.

24

Total Credits (minimum)

36