2020-2021 Catalog

Minor: Gender and Sexuality Studies, 18 Credits

Learning Goals for the Minor in Gender and Sexuality Studies

After completing the Gender and Sexuality Studies minor, students will be able to:

  • Analyze sexual and gendered phenomena
  • Recognize systems of sexuality and gender
  • Appraise and identify the social construction of gender and sexuality
  • Identify and assess sexuality and gender at the intersection or race, age, ability and class
  • Delineate between interpersonal and societal phenomena

Requirements

Required Courses: (6 credits)

GSS 210Gender Studies

3

GSS 250Sexuality Studies

3

Students must take a minimum of four courses from the following at least three of which must be at the 300-level or above: (12 credits)

AIP 343Masculinity and Hollywood Film (UP)

3

COMM 391 Gender, Sexuality and Media

3

GSS 130/EWL 130LGBTQ Literary Traditions

3

GSS 134/EWL 134Women’s Literary Traditions

3

GSS 350Special Topics in Gender and Sexuality Studies

3

HIST 255American Women’s History

3

HIST 308WOMEN AND GENDER IN MODERN EUR

HIST 372/IS 372Women and Family in Chinese History

3

IS 334/ECO 334Gender and Development

3

PHIL 408Feminist Theories

3

PSYCH 311PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN

PSYCH 319/AIP 333Human Sexuality

3

RS 216/GSS 216Religion and Sexuality

3

RS 228Religion and Gender

3

SOC 213/PHR 213Women, Society and Culture

3

SOC 360/PHR 360Queer Theory

3

SPAN 357/EWL 360Hispanic Women Writers

3

THTR 327Gender in Performance: Cross-Dressing on the American Stage

3