Women's and Gender Studies
Women’s and Gender Studies (WGS) Department based in the Faculty of Arts at the University of the Western Cape which aims to promote scholarship on gender issues in South Africa, and to contribute to the challenge of gender transformation in the university and in society at large. Women’s and Gender Studies offers both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. Students may enroll for elective undergraduate modules or major in Women’s and Gender Studies. At a postgraduate level, we offer an honours programme, both structured and unstructured masters programmes, and a doctoral degree .