(39 credits)

I. Core Courses (18 Credits)
All WGSS majors must take the following courses:
WOM220Introduction to Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies4
WOM321Feminist Methods3
WOM421Feminist Theory 4
WOM420Practicum in WGSS3
WOM490Senior Seminar in WGSS4
II. Clusters (12 Credits)
Select one course from each of the following four clusters; no more than three (3) lower-division credits:12
Historical and Political Contexts:
Gender, Race, and Work
Violence Against Women
Hst Women In US To 1880 1
History of Women from 1880 to Present 1
Women in Politics
Culture and Representation:
The Queer Experience
Motherhood and Mothering
Women and Drugs
Feminist Art and Subculture
Women and Popular Culture
Performing Feminism
Race Gender and Performance
Queer Theatre
Race, Culture, Nation:
The Black Woman
Transnational Feminism
Native American Feminisms
Women in the Caribbean
Women in China 1
Gender, Sexuality, and Queer Studies:
Queer Women
Women Love and Sex
Masculinities
Intro to Queer Studies
Sociology of Gender
Sociology of Sex & Sexualities
III. Individualized Program (9 Credits)
Select three (3) electives around a theme or, for double majors, that relate to the other major; no more than three (3) lower-division credits 29
IV. History Requirement (0 Credits)
To satisfy the History Requirement, majors must take one of the history-designated courses listed below as part of their Cluster requirement or Individualized Program or as an additional elective in excess of the 39 required major credits.
Hst Women In US To 1880
Women in Early Modern Europe
History of Women from 1880 to Present
Women in China
Total Credits39

Consult the Schedule of Classes for specific WOM or other Selected Topics (X93) courses offered each semester. Selected Topics courses may, with advisor approval, be used to fulfill WGSS major requirements.