Academic Catalog

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies - B.A.

Summary

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies B.A.36
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 129-40
Electives24-55
Total Credits120

Degree Requirements

No more than three courses in the major may be at the 100-level.
Students who double major may use up to three courses from the other major towards the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies B.A.

CORE REQUIREMENTS
WGST 10000Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies3
WGST 22000Queer Studies3
CSCR 35100Race and Sexual Politics3
or POLT 34300 Feminist Theory
INTERDISCIPLINARY ELECTIVES
27 credits of courses that meet the following criteria: 127
•9 credits of courses focusing on Constructions of Gender: Social, Cultural, and Historical (WGSC attribute)
•9 credits of courses focusing on Intersectionality: Race, Sexuality, Class, Nation (WGSI attribute)
•9 credits of courses may focus on either Constructions (WGSC) or Intersectionality (WGSI attribute)
•at least three courses (9 credits) must be at the 300-level or above
•no more than four courses may have the same subject code prefix (excluding WGST)
•no more than 6 credits may be in WGST 42000 Independent Study or WGST 43000 Internship
•a Core Requirement not counting towards those requirements may be used as a restricted elective.
Total Credits36