2016-2017 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Women's Studies Minor 15 credits

The Women's Studies minor introduces students to the study of women and their experiences from an interdisciplinary, critical, women-centered perspective. Theoretical developments in feminist scholarship and methodology will be addressed and the relevance of theory for feminist activism will be investigated. This specialization will support students who intend to pursue women's studies in graduate school. Students must choose courses from at least two disciplines.

Requirements

Required Core

Required Course (3 Credits):

CSOCL 2115Women in Culture and Society

3

Choose FOUR (12 Credits):

Course selections should be from at least two disciplines.

CHIST 3340The Women's Movement: A Historical Perspective

3

CHLTH 4210Women and Health

3

CLITR 3314Tragedy

3

CLITR 3338Women in Literature

3

CPSYC 3413Psychology of Women

3

CSOCL 2402Sociology of Family

3

CSOCL 3121Women, Men and Work

3

CSOCL 3820Girlhood, Identity, and Girl Culture

4

CSOCL 4130Gender and Globalization

3

IAHIS 3310Women in Art

3