Women and Gender Studies Program

Major/Minor Requirements

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR AND THE MINOR

14 COURSES ARE REQUIRED FOR THE WGS MAJOR:


6 core courses:
WST 101i Intro to Women and Gender Studies
or
EYE 109 Gender, Representation and Resistance
and
WST 201 Women, Knowledge and Power
WST 380 Politics of Difference
WST 390 Contemporary Feminist Theories
WST 490 Capstone Experience
WST 485 Internship
or
WST 486 Thesis
2 WGS topics courses from among these categories:
Science, Technology and Health
Culture and the Arts
History and Resistance
Gender and Institutions
6 approved gender-related elective courses

 

6 COURSES ARE REQUIRED FOR THE WGS MINOR:


1 core course at the 100-level:
WST 101i Intro to Women and Gender Studies
or
EYE 109 Gender, Representation and Resistance
1 core course at the 200-level:
WST 201 Women, Knowledge and Power
1 core course at the 300-level:
WST 380 Politics of Difference
or
WST 390 Contemporary Feminist Theories
3 approved gender-related elective courses