Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

WOMEN'S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES 200: INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN'S STUDIES (HSC)

Fall, Spring. Credit, three hours. Introduction to the study of women from a historical and political perspective, with special attention to gender as a system of social classification in work, communities, and politics; and to women's identities and roles within and among states, classes, and races.

WOMEN'S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES 202: GENDER, RACE AND SEXUALITY (HSC)

Fall. Credit, three hours. Interdisciplinary and cross-cultural examination of race, gender, class, and sexuality as they contribute to shaping the lives and identity formation of diverse women in the United States.

WOMEN’S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES 205: INTRODUCTION TO STUDIES IN SEXUALITIES (HSC)

TBA. Credit, three hours. This course is an introduction to the interdisciplinary field of sexuality studies. It will explore the diversity of contemporary sexual experience, sexual behavior and sexual identity, and it will put into question what we take to be natural, obvious, or liberatory about these experiences, behaviors, and identities.

WOMEN'S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES 300: FEMINIST THEORY (HSC)

Fall. Credit, three hours. This course will explore feminist theory by tracing how feminist ideas have circulated through different methods, approaches, and perspectives. It may include a range of global and transnational perspectives.

WOMEN'S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES 305: PSYCHOLOGY OF GENDER (HSC)

Spring. Credit, four hours. This course is a theoretical and empirical examination of gender roles and an exploration of myths, theories, and research, behavior and experience, and sex and gender in social relationships.

WOMEN’S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES 385R—SPECIAL TOPICS IN WOMEN’S, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES (HAP OR HSC, DEPENDING ON TOPIC)

On demand. Credit, one to four hours. Individual topics and problems in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies vary. May be repeated for credit when topic changes.