Examine the artistic, cultural, economic, geographic, historical, literary, political, psychological and social aspects of sexuality in a transnational context.
Sexuality Studies is a field that examines sexual desires and pleasures, acts and behaviours, identities and subjectivities, communities and cultures, movements and organizing. Our program explores artistic, cultural, economic, geographic, historical, literary, political and psychological dimensions of sexuality, while also investigating sexual dimensions of arts, economies, geographies, histories, literatures, politics and psychologies. A central mission of Sexuality Studies is to examine "intersectionality"— an intersectional approach focuses on existent and emergent intersections of sexuality with ability, age, class, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, health, nationality, race, religion and sexual identity. Committed to examining lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, transsexual, intersexed, heterosexual and heteronormative identities and cultures, the field also studies alternative ways of organizing sexualities and, indeed, alternatives to sexuality, in the past, present and future.
Faculty: Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA), Double Major, International Bachelor of Arts (iBA), Minor
3, 4 yrs
Research / Other Activities
Graduates of our Sexuality Studies program have gone on to have fulfilling careers in a wide variety of fields. With a Sexuality Studies degree you have the opportunity to enter the work force with a well-rounded education and options to be successful in a range of different career paths.
|Counsellor||Family Therapist||Health Policy Planner|
|Human Rights Advocate||NGO Director||Non-profit Administrator|
|Psychologist||Women’s Rights Advocate||Youth Worker|