Bangor University

Bangor University

Women's Studies

Course attempts to challenge traditional structures of knowledge about gender and also the usual ways in which we learn; course draws on many disciplines, including sociology, literature, history, psychology and politics; recognises the value of women's personal lived experiences, and the skills and awareness learned through everyday social interaction, and believes in listening to what women themselves have to say about their own lives.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any subject; the University welcomes applications from mature students who can demonstrate suitability for the course and evidence of ability to study at this level.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Gender, equality and diversity; theory into action; research methods; optional modules: women, crime and deviance; women and literature; welsh women�s history; women, film and popular culture; gender and education; women, work and community.

Assessment methods


Sponsorship information

Some bursaries are available to students that may cover part or all of the fees.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01248 383224