Academic Catalog

Women and Gender Studies (WGST)

WGST 101  - Introduction to Women's Studies  (3 Credits)  

This course explores questions about sex and gender roles and conceptions of male/female experience. It uses texts and videos from several disciplines, sometimes supplemented by guest lectures.

WGST 102  - Perspectives in Sexuality  (3 Credits)  

This course is designed to examine the theoretical and social implications of lesbian and gay histor ies- politics- geographies- cultures- arts- and id entities- It is interdisciplinary in scope and co ntent- reflecting upon and drawing from the discip lines of history- psychology- sociology- geography- the arts- literature- and women's studies.

WGST 300  - Special Topics in Women's and Gender Studies  (3 Credits)  

Topics offered under this heading are designed to supplement and enhance the Women's and Gender Studies program. Check Schedule of Courses for specific topics.

WGST 400  - Special Topics in Women's and Gender Studies  (3 Credits)  

Topics offered under this heading are designed to supplement and enhance the Women's and Gender Studies program. Check Schedule of Courses for specific topics.

WGST 485  - Senior Project  (3 Credits)  

Capstone course involving the in-depth investigation of a subject and creation of original material under close sukpervision by a faculty member affiliated with the Women's and Gender Studies Program.

WGST 491  - Individual Study  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor. Individual investigation of a subject of significance to women's and/or gender studies directed by a faculty member affiliated with the Women's and Gender Studies Program.

WGST 499  - Internship  (1-3 Credits)