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  • Minor in Women's Studies
  • Women's & Gender Studies

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    Minor in Women's and Gender Studies (21 Credits)

    Requirements

    WS 100 Women Today: Contemporary Women's Issues (3)
    WS 247 Women's Studies: Perspectives and Intersections (3)
    WS 324 Feminist Theory (3)
    WS 412 Seminar in Women's Studies (3) or
    WS 420 Feminism in Global Perspective (3)

    Electives

    Students must take nine credits and only two may be from the same disciplinary area.

    ENGL 248 Intro to American Ethnic Literature (3) (when topic relates to Women's Studies)
    WS 301 - COMH 301 Women's and Children's Health (3)
    AMCS 372 Dynamics of Prejudice and Oppression (3)
    HIST 375 Women in US History (3)
    PSY 310 Psychology of Women (3)
    WS 316 Women in Action (3)
    WS 269 Global Sexualities in Pop Culture (3)
    WS 330 Gender, Justice and the Environment (3)
    WS 334 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Issues (3)
    WS 390 Topics in Women's Studies (1-4)
    WS 395 Research in Women's Studies (1-3) (may repeat once)
    WS 397 Independent Study (1-3) (may repeat once)
    WS 407 Inclusive Science (3)
    WS 410 Directed Readings in Women's Studies (1-3)
    WS 412 Seminar in Women's Studies (3) (may repeat twice)
    WS 415 Media and Diverse Identities (3)
    WS 470 Undergraduate Teaching Assistant (1)
    WS 235 - PHIL 235 Sex and Love (3)
    WS 495 - PHIL 495 Topics in Feminist Theory (3)
    WS 303 - ANTH 303 Cross-Cultural Gender (3)
    WS 406 - BIOL 406 DNA as Destiny: Genetics and Society (3)
    WS 305 - ECON 305 The Economics of Poverty, Discriminations and Inequality (3)
    WS 244 - HIST 244 Women in World Religion (3)
    WS 350 - HIST 350 Women in European History (3)
    WS 294 - PE 294 Women and Sport (3)
    WS 219 - SOC 219 Sociology of Sexual Behavior (3)
    WS 308 - SOC 308 Social Gerontology (3)
    WS 310 - SOC 310 Dominant-Subordinate Group Relations (3)
    WS 320 - SOC 320 Sociology of the Family (3)
    WS 333 - SOC 333 Sociology of Gender (3)
    WS 416 - SOC 416 Violence in the Family (3)
    WS 312 Rhetorics of Resistance (3)
    WS 420 Feminism in Global Perspective (3) (if not taken as a core course)
    WS 408 - ART 408 Women and Art (4)
    WS 300 - BIOL 300 Biology of Women (3)
    WS 246 - ENGL 246 Women in Literature (3)