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Women's and Gender Studies

Minor Requirements

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program offers an interdisciplinary minor (20 credits)

Requirements for a Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies (20 credits):

  • WGS 1000: Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies (4)
  • At least two courses at the 3000-level (8)
  • At least one course at the 4000-level (4)
  • Any other WGS course (4)

List of Courses Counting Toward the WGS Minor

  • WGS 1000: Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies
  • WGS/CRJ 1800: Women and Crime
  • WGS/PHL 2016: Family Ethics
  • WGS/CSI 2020: Identity, Gender, and Social Justice in High Point
  • WGS/SOA 2030: Family and Kinship
  • WGS/SOA 2040: Race and Ethnicity
  • ENG 2200: Critical Reading and Interpretation (depends on topic)\
  • WGS/ENG/GBS 2220: Women’s Literary Tradition
  • WGS/HST 2240: U.S. Women’s History
  • WGS/COM/SOC 2274: Women, Gender, and Culture
  • WGS/SOA 2850: Globalization and Poverty
  • WGS 2881/3881: Special Topics in Women’s and Gender Studies
  • WGS/REL 3007: Women in the Bible
  • WGS/SOA 3025: Sociology of Work and Family
  • WGS/SMG 3030: Gender Issues in Sport
  • WGS 3100 (SL): Feminist Theory and Praxis
  • WGS/HST 3241: Sex and the City: American Women and the Urban Landscape
  • WGS/HST 3242: War, Gender and the Military in U.S. History
  • WGS/SPN/GBS 3280: Latin American Women Writers
  • WGS/ENG/GBS 3298: Women Writing Worldwide
  • WGS/PSC 3311: Women and Politics
  • WGS/SOA/COM 3334: Media Representations: Race, Class, and Gender
  • WGS/COM 3372: Games and Identity
  • WGS/COM/GBS 3374: Global Media Representations of Women
  • WGS/BIO 3500: Biology of Women
  • WGS/SOA 3650: Gender and Sustainability
  • WGS/ENG 4150: Rhetoric, Identity, and Culture
  • WGS/COM/SOA 4424: Gender Speak
  • WGS 4444: Independent Study in WGS
  • WGS/WEL 4475: Culture of Fitness
  • WGS/EXS 4675: Body and Identity
  • WGS 4810-4815: Student Internship (Variable Credit)
  • WGS 4881: Advanced Topics in Women’s and Gender Studies

 

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