SDS477H1: Transgender Studies

Previous Course Number: 
UNI477H1
Hours: 
24S

This course introduces students to Trans Studies as an emerging interdisciplinary field of scholarship from various angles: academic, activist, socio-historical, and clinical. Students will develop their abilities to assess representations of trans and intersexed people and social issues, taking into account how race, citizenship, gender, sexuality, culture and dis/ability are materially and socially constructed together to give meaning to the category trans.

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Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)