Women's and Gender Studies Papers at Tauranga (2018)

Women's and Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary subject concerned with women's status in society, the nature of contemporary gender relations, and the social construction of femininity and masculinity. Papers explore a wide range of topics relevant to women, men, and society as a whole. These include media representations of women and men, medical constructions of the body, gender and development, women's health, the gendered division of paid and unpaid work, gender and public policy, gender and technology, violence against women, and difference and ethnicity.

Women's and Gender Studies is available as a minor. To complete a minor in Women's and Gender Studies, students must complete 60 points from the papers listed for Women's and Gender Studies, including WGSTS101, WGSTS201 and WGSTS303.

Note: Students who commenced a major in Women's and Gender Studies in 2016 or prior and are undertaking their third year in 2018 will do so using existing 20 point papers. Students are encouraged to contact the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences for programme advice.

2018 Catalogue of Papers information as of 20 September 2017 4:40pm

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