Taught course

Sexuality and Gender Studies PGCert

University of Birmingham · Department of Modern Languages

Entry requirements

We usually ask for a good bachelors degree in any subject (normally a 2.1 or above), or an equivalent qualification if you were educated outside of the UK. A writing sample may be required for applicants who have a lower qualification.

Months of entry


Course content

The PGCert in Sexuality and Gender Studies offers a truly interdisciplinary approach to Sexuality and Gender Studies via online learning, designed and delivered by world-leading experts in the field.
The programme introduces you to all the main currents of thought, both historical and contemporary, covering feminist, sexuality, gender, intersectionality, critical race, and related branches of studies. Equal weight is given to Sexuality Studies and Gender Studies, enabling you to explore both areas in depth.
You will also access training in methods and skills to improve your ability and confidence in essay writing, presentation of ideas, scholarly research, and critical thinking.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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