GNDR 306

Gender and International Development

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: WS 316

Examines the evolution of feminist responses to and critiques of mainstream development policies and theories of international development. Examines the tensions around development work in the Global South. Topics may include the environment and natural resources, health, education, poverty, and empowerment strategies.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GNDR 306, WS 316, WS 319 (if taken in the same topic).


  • Minimum second-year standing; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Gender Studies offered by the Department of Gender Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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