Department Details

BACHELOR OF ARTS IN WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES

30 Semester Credit Hours:

  • WOS 225: Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
  • WOS 305: Intellectual Roots of Western Feminism
  • WOS 405: Feminist Theory (prerequisite: WOS 225 and WOS 305 or permission of the instructor)
  • Elective Courses (seven of them):
    • With an advisor, students may choose other WOS and cross-listed courses
    • No more then 9 credits may be taken in any one department (except Women's and Gender Studies)
    • At least 5 courses must be completed at the 300-400 level


 
MINOR IN WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES

18 Semester Credit Hours:

  • WOS 225: Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
  • One of: WOS 405, WOS 410 or WOS 415
  • Elective Courses (four of them):
    • Students may choose other WOS and cross-listed courses
    • No more than two courses may be taken in a single department (except in Women's and Gender Studies)
    • Additional courses may be applied to the minor with the approval of the Director of Women's and Gender Studies
    • WOS 305 is strongly encouraged



MINOR IN SEXUALITY STUDIES

18 Semester Credit Hours:

  • WOS 276: Sexual Identity and Culture
  • WOS 335: Gender, Race and Science
  • WOS 407: Queer Theory
  • SWO 491:  Sexuality Concepts for Social Workers
  • Elective Courses (two of them):
    • NSG 109 Health Issues for Women
    • SOC 362 Sexuality in Society
    • ENG 240 Language, Gender, & Sexuality
    • HIS 368 Gay America
    • NSG 234 Current Trends in LGBTQA Health
    • PSY 430 Human Sexual Behavior
    • WOS 350 Lesbian Studies
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