Women's and Gender Studies, Minor
Six courses (18 credit hours) are required for the Women's and Gender Studies minor.
- Three WGS Core courses, one at the 100 level, one at the 200 level, and one at the 300 level.
- Three electives, fulfilled with WGS Core courses and/or Interdisciplinary courses for WGS credit; no more than one elective may be at the 100 level.
- Transfer students must complete at least two WGS courses, including one at the 300 level, at Roosevelt University.
- All courses counting toward the WGS Minor must be passed with a C- or higher.
Note: WGS Core courses are those that originate in WGS and have the WGS prefix; WGS Interdisciplinary courses are those with a Women's and Gender Studies attribute.
|Core WGS 100 Level: Choose one||3|
|Core WGS 200 Level: Choose one||3|
|SPECIAL TOPICS IN WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES|
|POPULAR CULTURE AND POWER|
|ACTION: INTERSECTION & COALITION|
|POLITICS OF SEX|
|SEX AND GENDER IN THE CITY|
|Core WGS 300 Level: Choose one||3|
|TOPICS IN GLOBAL FRAMEWORKS|
|TOPICS IN IDENTITY, KNOWLEDGE, AND POWER|
|TOPICS IN CULTURE AND REPRESENTATION|
|TOPICS IN ACTION, ADVOCACY, AND RESISTANCE|
|TOPICS IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES|
|FEMINISM AND WESTERN PHILOSOPHY|
|GLOBAL FEMINIST ETHICS|
|THE BODY: AGENCY, PAIN, DESIRE|
|FASHION: THE POLITICS OF STYLE|
|WHAT IS A FAMILY?|
|INTERNSHIP IN THE COMMUNITY|
|WGS Core or Interdisciplinary electives: Choose three||9|
Recent Interdisciplinary Electives include:
|BLACK WOMEN IN AMERICA|
|FEMINIST POLITICAL ECONOMY|
|WORKING MEN & WORKING WOMEN|
|WOMEN, GENDER, AND POWER IN UNITED STATES HISTORY|
|PSYCHOLOGY OF GENDER|
|GENDER AND SOCIETY|
|Additional Interdisciplinary courses may apply. See Advisor.|
|Total Credit Hours||18|