Making Waves: Gender and Change

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for GENDER 306.


Explores the relationship between gender and other structures of inequality, like sexuality and ethno-race, and progressive social change. Develops and engages students’ theoretically informed critical skills in order to interrogate how gender inequality is re-produced, contested and/or transformed through all or some of the following: literary texts, visual representations, media texts, everyday practices and interactions, and policy.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for GENDER 306.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2023

Semester 2


Coordinator(s) Professor Erin Carlston


Available online through Canvas/Talis


100% coursework, including research project and seminar participation


GENDER 306: 15 points


30 points at Stage II in Gender Studies, or 15 points at Stage II in Gender Studies and 30 points passed at Stage II in BA courses