The unique Women and Science certificate adds to your major a formal study of the philosophy and equality issues in science, technology, engineering and math. The courses in the certificate program provide an introduction to the emerging field of Science and Technology Studies and feminist science studies. The Certificate can be obtained in combination with any major from the liberal arts curriculum and should be considered when deciding General Education requirements.
A series of four courses emphasize the equality issues within science, technology, engineering and math:
The completion of the Women and Science certificate indicates to potential employers that you:
Students must complete any Natural Science course with Lab and the following three courses: WS 247 Women's Studies: Perspectives and Intersections (3) WS 300/BIOL 300 Biology of Women (3) WS 407 Inclusive Science: Women, Gender and Science (3)
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