About the course
The Women’s and Gender Studies (WGS) program at Acadia emphasizes the importance of gender as a category of critical analysis in areas such as scholarly activity, education, social relationships, cultural expression, and politics. Women’s and Gender Studies is offered as a major and honours in the Faculty of Arts, and students from all faculties can minor in WGS or pursue it as a second major. There are four core courses, with the rest of the program chosen from cross-listed courses offered in all three faculties on a rotational basis. This means that you will have the opportunity of taking courses from a range of different disciplines, all chosen for their inclusion of themes and issues related to women and/or gender.
Intake Months
JANUARY, SEPTEMBER
Delivery Locations
Halifax
C62180
Qualification
Bachelor Degree
Estimated annual course fee
CAD 17,884
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Duration
4 Years
Post study visa
3 Years
English language requirements
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6.5
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90
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61
Academic entry requirements
Prerequisites
You must have successfully completed an Canadian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) Equivalent qualifications may also include a recognised post secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades.Meeting the m

Acadia University

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.Founded in 1838, Acadia University is one of the oldest and most respected liberal arts universities in Canada. Located just a one-hour drive from Halifax, Nova Scotia and its international airport, Acadia is an integral part of the quintessential college town of Wolfville, overlooking the Annapolis Valley and the Bay of Fundy.
The mission of Acadia University is to provide a personalized and rigorous liberal education, promote a robust and respectful scholarly community, and inspire a diversity of students to become critical thinkers, lifelong learners, engaged citizens, and responsible global leaders.By choosing Acadia, students have opportunities to work closely with professors, volunteer in the community, study abroad, enjoy co-op placements, and be engaged in real-world research. Acadia’s four faculties – Arts, Pure and Applied Sciences, Professional Studies, and Theology – offer more than 200 degree combinations in its undergraduate academic programs and graduate programs. Some of the most popular majors are in biology, marketing, English, psychology, environmental studies, and kinesiology.
For over 26 years, Acadia has ranked as one of the top 5 undergraduate universities in Canada and it has consistently ranked as the number 1 undergraduate university in Nova Scotia. Located at the centre of campus, the Vaughan Memorial Library provides many services and specialized collections, which support the teaching and research programs of the University. The library collection of over a million titles in all formats is complemented by numerous electronic services and databases.
Acadia’s 12 residence buildings range from high-rise to heritage and from basic double rooms to deluxe singles in suites. Each residence has a team of residence assistants who build and maintain a sense of community and work with security staff to provide 24/7 campus safety. Acadia is located in the quintessential college town of Wolfville, Nova Scotia, just a one-hour drive from Halifax and its international airport. Just steps beyond campus, students can explore a rich, natural environment that includes the world’s highest tides, vineyards, woodland trails, and rich farmlands.
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Wolfville Campus - Acadia University

15 University Avenue, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, B4P2R6

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The main and only campus of Acadia University is located in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada. The Wolfville campus houses all the faculties and programs. It also has the Acadia University Art Gallery. The war memorial gymnasium and the war memorial house are landmark buildings for Acadia University.