You will gain knowledge of the relevant theories on gender, race, ethnicity and sexuality, in the disciplinary fields of history, philosophy, literature, medicine, sociology and anthropology, and religious studies. You will develop a diverse perspective in discussions with students from other disciplines in the classroom. In assignments, you apply knowledge to your own disciplinary field.
Learn to develop a gender and diversity perspective
In the multidisciplinary minor Gender and Diversity you will learn how to critically perceive contemporary discussions in science and society, from the perspective of gender and diversity.
Studying at VU Amsterdam
Don't just become something, become someone at VU Amsterdam
How is the world changing today and what will it look like tomorrow? With the course ‘A Broader Mind’, we challenge you to look at knowledge, society and at yourself with a broader perspective.
Getting to VU Amsterdam
The VU campus is located in Amsterdam’s business district Zuidas. This means that it has good connections and it is a meeting place that is easily accessible for everyone.
On campus if we can. Online because we can.
What will your daily life as a student look like?
You can get a good idea of this if you take a look at a timetable and read about the courses for your programme in the study guide.