Sociology and Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Department

Minor - Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Requirements of the Minor15
Required Courses12
WOMS 010. Women, Gender, and Sexuality StudiesD13
Complete nine units from:
WOMS 005Q. Gender, Race & Sexuality in MediaD13
WOMS 020. Women of Color in the USD23
WOMS 101. The Study of WomenS3
WOMS 102. The Global Study of WomenV3
WOMS 112. Women in the Global Economy3
WOMS 114. Politics of Mothering and Reproduction3
WOMS 160. Gender, Race, and Class3
WOMS 169. Sexualities and the Body3
WOMS 189. Islamic Perspectives on Gender3
Complete three units from (not taken above):
WOMS 107. Psychology of Women3
WOMS 131. Gender, Sexuality, and Religion3
WOMS 156. Black Women Writers: Race, Culture and Life Cycle in Cross-Cultural Perspective3
WOMS 175. Sociology of Masculinities and Femininities3
WOMS 180. Individual Studies1-4
WOMS 187. Feminist Perspectives on Gender and Education in the U.S.3
WOMS 190. Internship1-4
MAS 160. Gender and Sexuality in the Chicana/o CommunityS3
SOCI 172. Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Transgender Studies3
SOCI 174. Sexualities3

Total Units:15