GSFS Course List

The  Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies (GSFS) program  is a diverse and interdisciplinary program that recognizes social justice as a driving concept inherent to the study of gender, sexuality, and feminism. Social Justice frameworks incorporate critical race studies, disability studies, and Indigenous studies into the examination of gender, sexuality, and feminism.  

This is a complete list of all GSFS courses offered in the Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies (GSFS) program. For more information about course requirements for the GSFS programs, visit the GSFS program requirements pages. The list of complementary courses offered in 2021-22 is now available.

GSFS 200 Feminist and Social Justice St 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 250 Sexual and Gender Diversity St 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 300 Research Inquiry in GSFS 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 301 Current Topics 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 302 Current Topics 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 303 Gender and Disability 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 304 Postcolonial Feminist Theories 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 305 Crit'l Race&Soc Just Theories 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 306 Queer Theory 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 307 Indigenous Feminisms 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 308 Sex & Gender Minority Cultures 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 400 Capstone:Engag'gFields of GSFS 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 401 Special Topics 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 402 Special Topics 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 403 Feminisms and the Law 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 404 Politics of Identity 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 405 Social Justice and Activism 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 406 Trans*Feminisms 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 407 Sex and Gender: New Directions 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 450 Independent Reading & Research 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 495D1 Honours/Jt Honours Colloquium 1.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 495D2 Honours/Jt Honours Colloquium 1.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 496D1 Honours Thesis 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 496D2 Honours Thesis 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 497D1 Joint Honours Thesis 1.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 497D2 Joint Honours Thesis 1.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GSFS 499 GSFS Internship 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Note: Students must find their own faculty supervisor for GSFS 450, GSFS 496D1/D2, GSFS 497D1/D2 and GSFS 499. The faculty supervisor cannot be a course lecturer. Please see our list of potential supervisors. Please contact andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca if you have questions about these or any other course.

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