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  Jan 19, 2018
 
 
    
2016-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Minor in Gender Studies


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Gender Studies

The Gender Studies Program takes an interdisciplinary approach to teaching and learning, with courses in numerous departments: English, EGEO, Psychology, History, and Political Science, among others.   Relevant to all majors, a minor in Gender Studies prepares students both to interact in a diverse and increasingly global professional world and to understand how our embodied experiences, while personal and individual, are also culturally shaped.    In Gender Studies courses, students analyze power structures, gender identities, and culture to promote social change.

 

 

 

Program Requirements - Credits: 18


Currently, a student may earn a minor in Gender Studies by taking eighteen credits, which must include Intro GENDR (WMST 115 ) and five additional courses, of which six credits must be taken at the 300 or 400 level, and achieving a GPA of 2.0 or better.

In addition, student may earn a Document of Academic Achievement in Gender Studies by earning twelve credits from the following courses with a minimum GPA of 2.0:

 

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