Master of Arts - Women's Studies

Flinders University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00114A

Gender issues shape political, cultural and social institutions, as well as personal identity and relationships. The interdisciplinary field of Women's Studies reflects this wide scope by including social, cultural and political perspectives. The Master of Arts (Women's Studies) is a 2-year equivalent full-time program which incorporates the graduate program(s) available in Women's Studies. This course is designed to develop an appreciation of the rich, diverse and rapidly growing field of Women's Studies; to extend students' critical understanding and practice within the boundaries of a discipline area; to develop the capacity to apply interdisciplinary approaches to feminist questions; and to develop the conceptual and analytical thinking, and the research and writing skills, necessary to complete a successful thesis.

Structure

  • the course requires 72 units of study. Students complete five core (compulsory) topics including a research thesis, and at least nine option topics chosen from a range of option topics available. These topics aim to provide students the opportunity to develop the capacity to apply interdisciplinary approaches to feminist questions
  • and to develop the conceptual and analytical thinking, and the research and writing skills, necessary to complete a successful thesis.

Subjects

  • Women's studies

Standard entry requirements

Applicants must hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Bedford Park Domestic: $20,681
International: $30,000
No information available No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Further information

This course offers two entry level programs of study: Full Program Entry Level and Advanced Program Entry Level.

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