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WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES

For a minor in women's and gender studies, students take five courses including WG 201H Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies. Three of the five courses must be at the 300 level or above.

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WG 201H: Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
Issues involved in the social and historical construction of gender and gender roles from an interdisciplinary perspective. Human gender differences, male and female sexuality, relationship between gender, race and class.

WG 410: Research Seminar: Women & Gender
Senior Seminar designed to integrate the interdisciplinary work of the major. Students work in collaborative research groups to read and critique each other's work and produce a presentation that reflects interdisciplinary views on a women/gender issue. Focus on methodologies of the various disciplines and on research methods.

WG 498: Comprehensive Examination

WG 499: Senior Thesis

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