Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty for Social Wellbeing

Master of Gender Studies
(MGS(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Students are required to obtain a total of 90 ECTS credits over a period of 6 Semesters of part-time study.

Students will be required to register for the study-units as directed by the board.


Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

GRS5009 Epistemologies in Gender Studies 10 ECTS
GRS5010 Research Methods in Gender Studies 10 ECTS
GRS5011 Introduction to Gender Studies 5 ECTS




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

SWB5001 Advanced Research Methods 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

GDS5003* Dissertation 60 ECTS

* Work on the dissertation is expected to start in semester 1 of academic year 2021-22 and continue up to the end of semester 2 of academic year 2022-23.



This programme of study is governed by "The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008" and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the degree of Master of Gender Studies - MGS - under the auspices of the Faculty for Social Wellbeing.
 
Last Updated: 30 September 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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