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Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies

WGSS Minor Requirements

The minor in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies consists of an introductory course, a capstone course, and elective courses - classes are offered in ten different departments; special topics courses, service learning credits, and individual credits can also count towards electives. You need 25 total credits to complete the minor.

 

Courses (click here for PDF)

Required
Courses
 Credits
WGSS 201Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies       
   

 

Electives(select 20credits) Credits
ANTH 356Gender Roles in Cross-Cultural Perspective 
ANTH 384Language and Gender 
COM 402Gender Communication 
ENG 335Women's Literature 
HED 488Sexual Health 
HIST 334 

History of Gender and Sexuality in Africa for Pre-Colonial Times to Present 

 
HIST 344American Manhood in Historical Perspective 
LAJ 403Sexual Minorities, the Law and Justice 
LAJ 453Domestic Violence Issues 
PHIL 325Women and Philosophy 
PUBH 420Women's Health Issues 5
RELS 376Women and Western Religious Tradition 5
SOC 348Women and Crime 
SOC 356Sociology of Gender 
SOC 357Sociology of Families 
SOC 358Sociology of Sexualities 
5
 
SOC 359U.S. Feminist Movements 
TH 377Staging Gender 
WGSS 250Introduction to Queer Studies 
WGSS 490Cooperative Education Experience 1-5 
Special topics courses, and independent study courses may also count towards elective credit.
Total required credits: 25

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