Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Minor

Minor Requirements

18 credit hours, including:

GEND 101INTRODUCTION TO GENDER STUDIES

3

Additional Requirements

Complete one course from Group 1, Group 2, Group 3 below (9 cr.). Complete any other two additional courses (6 cr.) from the approved list. Of the 18 total credit hours, at least 6 should be from the humanities and at least 6 from the social or natural sciences.

Group 1: Core Gender courses:

EN 491FEMINIST LITERARY CRITICISM

3

PL 330FEMINIST PHILOSOPHIES

3

SC 115MASCULINITIES

3

SC 320SEX AND GENDER

3

 

HS 242INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD

3

or

HS 259WOMEN IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD

3

Group 2: Core Sexuality courses:

GEND 310INTRODUCTION TO QUEER STUDIES

3

HS 262SEXUALITY IN AMERICA

3

PL 388PHILOSOPHY OF LOVE AND SEX

3

SC 315SEXUALITY AND SEXUAL BEHAVIOR

3

TRS 364CHRISTIAN SEXUALITY

3

Group 3: Global/Diversity courses:

 
HS 242INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD

3

or

HS 259WOMEN IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD

3

 

HS 310WOMEN IN EUROPE SINCE 1500

3

HS 372RACE AND GENDER IN LATIN AMERICA

3

IC 163ITALIAN WOMEN AND SOCIETY

3

PL 330FEMINIST PHILOSOPHIES

3

PL 390PHILOSOPHY OF RACE AND RACISM

3

PS 342PSYCHOLOGY OF PREJUDICE

3

SC 255PREJUDICE AND DISCRIMINATION

3

SC 353LATINA/O TRANSNATIONAL EXPERIENCE

3

SP 399SPECIAL TOPICS

1 to 3

HS 259, PL 330: These courses may be used for either group, but not both.

Total Credit Hours: 18