Taught course

Multi-disciplinary Gender Studies

Institution
University of Cambridge · University of Cambridge
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree with Honours at 2:1 level or a GPA of 3.5 or equivalent.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Students on the course should become familiar with a range of intellectual and methodological approaches within Gender Studies and related fields. They will learn how to interpret complex research publications effectively and gain an ability to apply normative theories to substantive research topics.

The first two terms will follow three mandatory courses:

  • Gender Theory and controversy;
  • Gender Studies Research Methodologies;
  • Gender Topics/Texts.

The third term and summer vacation will be used to produce a dissertation under guidance of the supervisor.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
11 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Dissertation70 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Office Administrator
Email
graduate.enquiries@geog.cam.ac.uk
Phone
01223 333395
Fax
01223 333399