Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

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 economics, history, American studies, or African and African Diaspora studies chosen from the following:

ECO 206/WGS 206Women and the Economy(CO)(P&D)

4

HST 259/WGS 259Histories of Sexuality in the Modern World(CO)(P&D)(TALA)

4

WGS 217/HST 217Introduction to Women's History(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 286/HST 286History of American Women(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 305/HST 305Women in Latin America(RLA)

4

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

4

WGS 389/HST 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 222/ENH 222Women and Literature(RLA)(TALA)(P&D)

4

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

4

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

4

WGS 270/ART 240Women and the Fine Arts(RLA)(TALA)(P&D)

4

WGS 271/CIN 271Women and Film(RLA)

4

WGS 272Women as Creative Persons(RLA)

4

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

4

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

4

WGS 348/ENL 348Women Novelists(RLA)

4

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

4

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

4

WGS 369/ENL 369Gender and the Negotiation of Difference(RLA)

4

WGS 380/DRA 380Women in Performance(RLA)

4

WGS 384/ENL 384Major Women Author I(TALA)(P&D)(RLA)

4

WGS 385/ENL 385Major Women Author II(RLA)

4

WGS 387/ENL 386Major Women Author III(RLA)

4

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

4

WGS 391/ENL 391Woman as Hero(RLA)

4

WGS 442/ENL 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 202/SOC 202Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 230/SOC 230Sociology of Women(CO)(P&D)

4

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

4

WGS 238/SOC 238Sociology of Men(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 240Sex Roles and the Law(RLA)

4

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

4

WGS 312/SOC 312/ANT 312/GEG 312Food, Self, and Society(RLA)

4

WGS 330/SOC 330/ANT 331Women and Work(CO)(P&D)

4

WGS 340/PSY 340Mentoring and Adolescent Development(RNL)

4

WGS 355/PSY 355Contemporary Issues in Human Sexuality(RNL)

4

WGS 375/ANT 375/SOC 375Sex and Society(RLA)

4

WGS 420/SOC 420Birth and Death(RLA)

4

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

WGS 203/INT 230Gender 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