Courses by Department

The course listing below is an overview of approved electives by department. Please note that not all courses have been listed, seek help from an advisor in order to get approval of unlisted classes related to women and gender studies.

African and African Diaspora Studies:

  • AFA 3353 Gender and Sexualities in Sub-Saharan African Contexts
  • AFA 4372 Race Gender and Sexuality in Hip Hop
  • AFS 3332 Gender and Sexualities in Suharan African Context

Architecture and The Arts:

  • ARC 4227 Gender and Architecture

Art and Art History:

  • ARH 4553 A Social History of Chinese Painting
  • ARH 4871/5872 Women and Art
  • ARH 4553 A Social History of Chinese Painting
  • ARH 4553 Literary Vision in Chinese Painting

Business:

  • MAN 4102 Managing Diversity

Criminal Justice:

  • CCJ 3666 Victimology
  • CCJ 4663 Women, Crime, and the Criminal Justice System

Economics:

  • ECS 3021 Women Culture and Economic Development
  • ECP 3254 Women, Men and Work in the USA

English:

  • AML 3415 American Literature & Tradition of Dissent: Rehearsing Feminism
  • AML 4263 Contemporary Southern Writers
  • AML 4300/5305 Major American Literature Figures: Cather, Chopin, Wharton
  • AML 4604 Studies in 19th Century African American Literature
  • AML 4503 Period In American Literature: Literature of the Harlem Renaissance
  • AML 4606 Studies in 10th Century African American Literature
  • AML 4607 Studies in 20C African American Literature: 20th Century African American Literature
  • AML 4624/5305 African-American Women Writers
  • AML 4930/5505 Special Topics In American Literature: War and the 19th Century American Heroine
  • ENC 4930 Special Topics In Comparison: Women Who Disrupt, Resist, Question the Status Quo
  • ENG 4043 Feminist Theory
  • ENG 4132 Studies in Film: Women and Film of the African Diaspora
  • ENG 4134 Women and Film
  • ENG 4845 Queer Studies: Literature, Culture and Theory
  • ENL 3261 19th Century British Women Novelists
  • ENL 4212 Medieval Women Writers
  • ENL 4251 Victorian Literature
  • ENL 4254/5505 Late Victorian Fiction
  • ENL 4370 Virginia Woolf and Her Circle
  • ENL 5220 Major British Literature Figures: Sensation Writers: W. Collins & M. Braddon
  • ENL 5505 Late Victorian Literature
  • LIN 4651 Gender and Language
  • LIT 3170 Jewish Literature: Fiction of the Jewish Immigrant Experience
  • LIT 3383 Women in Literature
  • LIT 3384 Caribbean Women Writers
  • LIT 3930 Special Topics: Women of the African Diaspora
  • LIT 4001 Modern Poetry-Plath & Rich
  • LIT 4351 Major African Writers: African Fiction and Film: Women’s Voices
  • LIT 4382 Women in East Europe
  • LIT 4536 Multicultural Working Class Women’s Literature
  • LIT 4930 Special Topics: Queen Elizabeth and Her Representations
  • LIT 4931 Special Topics in Women’s Literature
  • LIT 5934 Special Topic: Women Writers of the African Diaspora

Global and Sociocultural Studies:

  • ANG 6303 Comparative Feminism
  • ANG 6305 Queer Lives/Theory
  • ANT 3302 Anthropology of Sex and Gender
  • ANT 3304 Voices of Third World Women
  • ANT 4334 Contemporary Latin American Women
  • SYD 3804/6325 Sociology of Gender
  • SYD 3811 Sociology of Women
  • SYD 4702 Race, Gender, Sexuality: Entanglements Across Time and Space
  • SYD 4820 Sociology of Men
  • SYD 4801 Theories of Gender
  • SYD 5708 Advance Race, Gender and Sex
  • SYG 4060 Sociology of Sexuality
  • SYO 3120 Marriage and the Family
  • SYP 3456 Societies in the World
  • SYP 4562 Domestic Violence

History:

  • AMH 3560 History of Women in the United States
  • AMH 4561 Early American Women’s History
  • AMH 4562 Modern American Women’s History
  • AMH 4571 African American History From 17th to late 19th Century
  • AMH 4573 African American History from the Late 19th Century to the Present
  • AMH 4607 Studies in 20th Century African American Literature
  • AMH 4671 Race, Gender, Science in the Atlantic World
  • AMH 4930 Topics in US History: Early American Women’s History
  • AMH 5905 Readings in American History: Women and Gender in the U.S.
  • ASH 4384 History of Women in Asia
  • EUH 3181 Medieval Culture
  • EUH 3576 Russian Revolution/Soviet Union: Gender, Politics & Society
  • EUH 4025 Saints, Relics, & Miracles in Medieval Europe
  • EUH 4286 Top In Europe Hist: The Spanish Civil War
  • EUH 4312/5935 History of Women in Modern Spain
  • EUH 4313 History of Modern Spain from a Gender Perspective
  • EUH 4610 Women and Gender in Europe, 1750 to Present
  • EUH 5905 Reading in Europe History: Saints in Europe & the Americas
  • HIS 4311 History of Feminist Thought
  • HIS 4930/5930 Special Topics: Totalitarian Regimes & Gender
  • HIS 4935 Senior Seminar: Women & Gender in Pre-Modern Europe & Asia
  • LAH 4721 History of Women in Latin America

Humanities

  • HUM 3325 Women, Culture and History
  • HUM 3930 Female/Male: Women’s Studies Seminar
  • HUM 4491 Cultural Heritages and Cultural Changes

International Relations:

  • INR 4085 Women & Men in International Relations
  • INR 5935 Topics in Int. Rel.: Feminism and International Relations

Labor Studies:

  • LBS 4154/5155 Workers & Diversity / Workplace Diversity
  • LBS 4210/5930 Women And Work
  • LBS 5155 Workers & Diversity/ Workplace Diversity
  • LBS 5215 Women in the Workplace

Liberal Studies:

  • IDS 4920 Sexualities in Global Perspective

Modern Languages:

  • FIL 4881 Hispanic Culture: Women & Film
  • FRW 4583 Women Writers in French
  • SPW 4390 Genre Studies: The Representation of Women in Spanish Film
  • SPW 5387 Women and Poetry
  • SPW 5556 Spanish Realism and Naturalism
  • SPW 5781 The Representation of Women in Spanish Literature & Film
  • SPW 5786 Spanish-American Women Writers

Music:

  • MUH 3073/5075 Women in Music

Philosophy:

  • PHM 4020 Love and Sexuality
  • PHM 4123 Philosophy and Feminism

Political Science:

  • POS 4072 Women in Politics
  • POS 4073 Military and the Citizen
  • POS 4605 Gender Justice and the Courts
  • POT 4309 Sex, Power, and Politics
  • POT 5307 Feminist Political Theory
  • POS 4072 Women in Politics

Psychology:

  • CLP 4314 Psychology of Health and Illness
  • CYP 6766 Cross-Cultural Sensitization in a Multicultural Context
  • DEP 3305 Psychology of Adolescence
  • SOP 3742 Psychology of Women
  • SOP 4321 Social Psychology
  • SOP 4774 Female Sexuality
  • SOP 3742 Psychology of Women
  • SOP 4731 Global Psychology
  • SOP 4774 Female Sexuality
  • PSY 4930 Special Topic: Research Plans & Careers

Public Administration:

  • PAD 5435 Administration & the Role of Women

Religion:

  • REL 3145/5144 Women and Religion
  • REL 3171 Sex and Religion
  • REL 3520/5502 Saints, Witches and Cathedrals
  • REL 4105 Latino(a) Immigration and Religion
  • REL 4146 Feminist Theology and Ethics
  • REL 4361 Women in Islam
  • REL 4364 Interpreting the Quran: Gender and Jinhad
  • REL 4382 Latinas and Religion
  • REL 4434 Religion and Queer Theory
  • RLG 5144 Women and Religion
  • RLG 5184 Sexuality, Religion and Social Change
  • REL 5388 Latinas Religious Experiences
  • RLG 5435 Feminist Theory and Religion

Speech Communication:

  • SPC 3711 Gender and Communication

Social Work:

  • SOW 5109 Crisis in the Lives of Women

Women’s and Gender Studies:

  • WST 3015 Introduction Global Gender and Women’s Studies
  • WST 3105 Gender Issues Across
  • WST 3106 Intro to Global Diversity
  • WST 3120 Global Women's Writing
  • WST 3641 LGBT and Beyond: Non-Normative Sexualities in Global Perspective
  • WST 4504 Feminist Theory
  • WST 4905 Independent Study
  • WST 4930 Special Topics
  • WST 4931\5936 Women in Leadership
  • WST 4940 Internship
  • WST 5253 Race, Gender and Sexuality
  • WST 5507 Feminist Theory
  • WST 5905 Independent Study
  • WST 5935 Special Topics
  • WST 5946 Internship
  • WST 5936 Women and Leadership
  • WST 4277 History of Women and Gender in the Modern Middle East
  • WST 4614 Gender and Sport in American Society
  • WST 4642 Gender and Sexuality in Islamic Cultures