Women's Studies Minor (M)
The minor consists of 21 credits. WST 101 will function as the basic course and will be taken by all students in the minor. Students will then choose from a list of approved courses. The director of the Women's Studies minor will work closely with each student in order to design a list of classes that meets the objectives of the minor and retains its interdisciplinary framework.
|WST 101||Intro to Women's Studies||3|
|Select 18 credits of the following:||18|
|Gender and Communication|
|Topics in American History|
|Special Topics-Poli Sci|
|Marriage and Family Relations|
|Women and the Church|
|Contemp Social Problems|
WST 101. Intro to Women's Studies. (3 Credits)
introduces students to concepts, issues, research, and theories developed within the Women’s Studies discipline. It will examine how gender interacts with racer, class, culture, ethnicity and other socio-cultural factors; how institutions like the media, educational systems, business organizations, the law, and the church influence society’s perception of women; how feminist theory and the feminist movement has matured over time; and how a Christian worldview informs feminist theory and Women’s Studies research. 3 credits
Offered at: CUW
WST 465. Special Topics. (3 Credits)
focuses on emerging issues in the realm of Women’s Studies (education, health care, politics, etc.). The course may be repeated as the subject varies. 3 credits.
Prerequisites: WST 101.