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Women's Studies (Humanities) MA


University of York Centre for Women's Studies

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time; 2 years part time

About the course

The MA in Women’s Studies (Humanities) is a tailored programme for those with a particular interest in humanities-informed approaches to interdisciplinary women’s and gender studies.

You'll address a diverse range of theoretical and methodological approaches to women's and gender studies, developing a critical awareness of the gendered aspects of cultural life, representation and textual enquiry. 

You will have the opportunity to focus on a variety of cultural perspectives and practices – literary, visual, and artistic – from both contemporary and historical cultures and across a range of geographical and societal spaces. The emphasis on humanities-informed feminist methodologies and practical research skills will enable you to conduct a substantial piece of independent

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Entry Requirements

2:1 or equivalent in a related subject.

Applications from those with other qualifications may be considered on their merits. Applications are also welcomed from mature students and those returning to education.


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