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Women's Studies undergraduate courses (unofficial term offerings and may be subject to change)
If you would like a copy of a course syllabus please email Angela Christelis
Course     Course title
WS 101

An Introduction to Women's Studies
Offered in Fall 2017

WS 102

Contemporary Women's Issues in Canada
Offered in Spring 2017

WS 108E/ENGL 108E Women in Literature
Offered in Fall 2017
WS 201

Images of Women in Popular Culture
Offered in Fall 2017

WS 202

Women Across Cultures: Canadian and Global Perspectives
Offered in Winter 2018

WS 205

Gender, Culture and Technology

WS 206/LS 201

Women and the Law
Offered in Fall 2017

WS 207

Women in Entrepreneurship
Offered in Spring 2017

WS 208E/ENGL 108E

Women Writing Since 1900

WS 209/SOC 206

Gender Relations

WS 222/PHIL 202

Gender Issues
Offered in Spring 2017 (online)
Offered in Fall 2017 (online)

WS 261/RS 284

Women and the Great Religions

WS 262/FINE 262 Global Queer Cinema
WS 302

Thinking Through Gender: Feminist Perspectives
Offered Fall 2017

WS 306/REC 306

Contemporary Health Issues for Women
Offered Fall 2017

WS 308/REC 408

Gender and Leisure
Offered in Spring 2017

WS 320/RS 325 Sex and the World Religions
WS 325/ENGL 325 Austen
WS 331/PACS 331

Gender in War and Peace

WS 334/MUSIC 334 Women and Music
WS 347/HIST 347

Witches, Wives and Whores

WS 365

Special Topics in Women's Studies
Topic: Queer Theory
Offered in Fall 2017

WS 370/ITALST 370/ITAL 370

Women Writers of the Italian Renaissance

WS 409/SOC 401

Theoretical Perspectives on Gender

WS 410F/ENGL 410F Eighteenth-Century Women Writers
WS 422/PHIL 402

Studies in Feminist Philosophy/Philosophy of Sex

WS 430/SPAN 430

Literary Women in Early Modern Hispanic Culture

WS 475

Advanced Research Project in Women's Studies

WS 499A

Senior Honours Thesis
Offered in Fall 2017

WS 499B

Senior Honours Thesis
Offered in Winter 2018

Women's Studies graduate courses
Course code Course name
WS 601 Advanced Feminist Theory: Special Topics in Women's Issues
WS 602/SOC 751 Theories of Gender Relations
WS 680 Directed Readings in Selected Topics

Women's Studies approved courses
Course code Course name
CLAS 311 Women in Classical Antiquity
ENGL 208L Race and English Literature
HIST 209

Smallpox to Medicare: Canadian Medical History

HIST 214 History of Women in the Modern United States
HIST 351 Canada: The Immigrant Experience
Offered Fall 2017
HLTH 320/GERON 320 Psychosocial Perspectives on Lifespan Development and Health
Offered in Fall 2017
ITALST 111 Women, Family, Sex and Tradition
ITAL 392/ITALST 392 Modern Italian Poetry and Theatre
PHIL 201 Philosophy of Sex and Love
Offered in Fall 2017
PHIL 220 Moral Issues
PSCI 370 Women and Politics
PSCI 421/LS 464 Justice and Gender
PSCI 472 Women and Public Policy
PSYCH 235 Psychological Perspectives on Gender and Sex
PSYCH 236 A Psychological Analysis of Human Sexuality
PSYCH 318 Psychosexual Organization
Offered in Fall 2017
RS 254 Christian Sexual Ethics
SDS 220R Changing Concepts of Childhood
SDS 354R Values and the Contemporary Family
Offered in Fall 2017
SMF 101 Introduction to Relationships and Families
Offered in Fall 2017
SMF 204 Introduction to Human Sexuality
Offered in Fall 2017
SOCWK 357R Family Violence
SPAN 387 Gender, Power, and Representations in Latin America