Gender Studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Gender Studies

A major in Gender Studies requires 36 credit points from senior units of study in this table, including at least 12 credit points from Core units of study at 2000 level and at least 6 credit points of core units of study at 3000 level.

Junior units of study

GCST1601
Introduction to Cultural Studies
6      Semester 1
Summer Main
GCST1602
Introduction to Gender Studies
6      Semester 2
GCST1603
Screen Cultures and Gender: Film to Apps

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2

Senior units of study

Core
GCST2604
Sex, Violence and Transgression

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N WMST2004
Semester 2
Summer Main
GCST2607
Bodies, Sexualities, Identities
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N WMST2007
Semester 1
Winter Main
GCST2609
Masculinities
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N WMST2009
Semester 2
GCST2610
Intimacy, Love and Friendship
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N WMST2010
Semester 2
GCST2631
Gender and Environment
6    P 12 junior credit points in any of Gender and Cultural Studies, Sociology, Anthropology, English or Philosophy
Semester 1
GCST3631
Gender, Communities and Belonging
6    P 12 Senior credit points of Gender and Cultural Studies
N GCST2613 or GCST2611
Semester 2
GCST3633
Sexualities and Cultural Transformation
6    P 12 senior credit points of Gender Studies
Semester 1
Elective
GCST2603
Animal/Human Cultures

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013
Semester 1
GCST2605
Race and Representation
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
Semester 2
GCST2612
Youth and Youth Culture
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N WMST2012
Semester 1
Winter Main
GCST2630
Consumer Cultures
6    P 12 Junior credit points from (Gender and Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Sociology, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N GCST3603
Semester 2
Summer Early
GCST2632
The Social Life of Policy
6    P 12 junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL or PHIL
Semester 1
GCST3604
Using Cultural Theory
6    P (12 Senior credit points from Gender and Cultural Studies) or (12 Senior credit points of Digital Cultures)
Semester 1
GCST3630
Everyday Life: Theories and Practices
6    P 12 Senior credit points of Cultural Studies
N GCST2613
Semester 2
ANTH2623
Gender: Anthropological Studies
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Anthropology) or (12 Junior credit points from Gender and Cultural Studies)
N ANTH2020 or ANTH2023
Semester 1
Summer Late
ANTH2627
Medical Anthropology
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Anthropology) or (12 Junior credit points from Gender and Cultural Studies)
N ANTH2027
Semester 1
PHIL2661
Philosophy of Sex
6    P (12 Junior credit points of Philosophy) or (12 Junior credit points from Gender and Cultural Studies)
Semester 1
SCLG2608
The Sociology of Deviance and Difference
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Sociology, Anthropology, Gender and Cultural Studies, Socio-legal studies, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013
N SCLG2523, SCLG2004
Semester 1
Winter Main
SCLG2610
Science, Technology and Social Change
6    P (12 Junior credit points from Sociology) or (6 Senior credit points from Digital Cultures) or (12 Junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N SCLG2504
Semester 2
USSC2604
Sex, Race and Rock in the USA
6    P 12 junior credit points from one of the following subject area; American Studies, Anthropology, Music, Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, English, European Studies, Government and International Relations, History, International and Global Studies, Media and Communications, Performance Studies, Philosophy, Political Economy or Sociology
N HSTY2057
Semester 2

Honours

GCST4015
Gender Studies Honours A
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
GCST4016
Gender Studies Honours B
12    C GCST4015
Semester 1
Semester 2
GCST4017
Gender Studies Honours C
12    C GCST4016
Semester 1
Semester 2
GCST4018
Gender Studies Honours D
12    C GCST4017
Semester 1
Semester 2