Entry requirements

Anyone with an undergradute degree or equivalent in any subject may apply. We also welcome applications from anyone over 25 who can demonstrate from life experiences their suitability for the programme and give some evidence of ability to study at this level.

Months of entry


Course content

Women's Studies draws on many disciplines, including sociology, literature, history, psychology and politics, and is accessible to students whose previous academic backgrounds are in any area.
Compulsory modules: Gender, Equality and Diversity; Theory into Action; Research Methods.
Optional modules (choose 3) include: Women, Crime and Deviance; Women and Literature; Welsh Women's History; Women, Film and Popular Culture; Gender and Education.
Dissertation; Women, Work and Community.

Information for international students

This course is delivered part-time only, and some of the content has a particular UK/Welsh context. It is not particularly suitable for the needs of most international students.

Fees and funding

Please ask the School for exact figures and up-to-date information. We usually have some bursaries to offer students that may cover part or all of the fees - again, please ask for further information about this.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months


part time
24 months


part time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67
Dissertation33 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Shan Ashton
01248 382708