Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Minor or Cognate Study

MINOR REQUIREMENTS consist of eighteen credits distributed as follows:

Required Course
GSW 5200Feminist, Gender, and Queer Theory 3
Other Courses
Select two of the following:6
(PL) Humanities Perspectives on Gender, Sexuality, and Women
(HS) History of Women, Gender and Sexuality in the Modern World
(SS) Social Science Perspectives on Gender, Sexuality, and Women
Electives
Select nine credits from the following focus areas: 19
Literature, Film, and Media Studies
LGBTQ Studies
Social Sciences
Historical Studies
Total Credits18
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Similar to the B.A. program, the focus areas allow students to specialize within the program in ways that enhance their academic and professional goals. Students are encouraged to take the nine credits from within one focus area, however they are not required to do so and may take the nine credits from among all of the options listed.