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WS 115 - Intro to Women's & Gender Studies

New Core: Fulfills 3 credits in Area of Knowledge II or 3 credits in Area of Knowledge IV.

Course Description: This class is an introduction to gender studies, using both historical and contemporary material, and transnational contexts. It takes an interdisciplinary approach to gender, studying the topic from the perspectives of science and technology; citizenship and the state; and cultural representations and consumption. The course draws on a variety of disciplines in our reading, including history, literary criticism, sociology, economics, and anthropology.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Women's & Gender Studies Department

Course Attributes:
Area of Knowledge II, Area of Knowledge IV, Humanistic & Creative Expressn, Inquiry and Exploration, Western Heritage

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: