Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Minor

Minor Requirements

15-16 credits in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies courses, with at least 12 credits at the 200-level or higher, including:

At least one WGS course with a focus in history, American studies, or African and African Diaspora studies chosen from the following:

WGS 217Introduction to Women's History(RLA)

4

WGS 286History of American Women(RLA)(P&D)

4

WGS 305Women in Latin America(RLA)

4

WGS 386The Recovery of Women's Past(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 389Themes in American Women's History(CO)(P&D)

4

At least one WGS course with a focus in English, modern languages, or arts chosen from the following:

WGS 222Women and Literature(RLA)(TALA)(P&D)

4

WGS 266Women in European Literature to the Renaissance(RLA)(TALA)(P&D)

4

WGS 267Women in European Literature after the Renaissance(RLA)(TALA)(P&D)

4

WGS 270Women and the Fine Arts(RLA)(TALA)(P&D)

4

WGS 271Women and Film(RLA)

4

WGS 272Women as Creative Persons(RLA)

4

WGS 280Introduction to Women's Written Expression(RLA)

4

WGS 308Gender and Sexuality in China and Japanese Literature(RLA)

4

WGS 348Women Novelists(RLA)

4

WGS 353/AAD 353/FRN 350Gender in the Francophone World(CO)(CW)(P&D)(TALA)

4

WGS 368Queer Studies(TALA)(P&D)(CO)

4

WGS 369Gender and the Negotiation of Difference(RLA)

4

WGS 380Women in Performance(RLA)

4

WGS 384Major Women Author I(RLA)

4

WGS 385Major Women Author II(RLA)

4

WGS 387Major Women Author III(RLA)

4

WGS 390Studies in Women in Literature and the Arts(RLA)

4

WGS 391Woman as Hero(RLA)

4

WGS 442Women's Written Expression(RLA)

4

At least one WGS course with a focus in psychology, political science, sociology, or anthropology chosen from the following:

WGS 202Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class(RLA)

4

WGS 230Sociology of Women(RLA)

4

WGS 235Gender and Sexuality(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 238Sociology of Men(RLA)

4

WGS 240Sex Roles and the Law(RLA)

4

WGS 268Psychology of Women(P&D)(CO)

4

WGS 312Food, Self, and Society(RLA)

4

WGS 330Women and Work(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 340Mentoring and Adolescent Development(RNL)

4

WGS 355Contemporary Issues in Human Sexuality(RNL)

4

WGS 375Sex and Society(RLA)

4

WGS 420Birth and Death(RLA)

4

Additional WGS course chosen from the above focus areas or from the following:

WGS 203Gender in the Contemporary World(CW)(P&D)(CO)

4

WGS 300Research Problems in Feminism(RLA)

4

WGS 306Community Workshop(RLA)

4

WGS 490Gender Based Activism Internship(RLA)

4

Total Credit Hours: 15-16