Women's & Gender Studies (WSGS)

Courses

WSGS A200 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies 3 Credits

Introduces students to the fundamental concepts and themes in the interdisciplinary study of women and gender. Course focuses on understanding institutions, social and political practices, and cultural representations that shape women's lives in both the developed and developing worlds as well as examining the role that gender plays in society.

Attributes: UAA Social Sciences GER.

WSGS A355 Women in Politics 3 Credits

Examines the roles of women in the political world from local, state, national and international perspectives. Studies the nature of women's political roles from both historical and contemporary perspectives.
Crosslisted With: PS A355

Prerequisites: PS A101 with a minimum grade of C or PS A102 with a minimum grade of C or WSGS A200 with a minimum grade of C.

WSGS A400 Feminist and Gender Theories 3 Credits

Examines the interdisciplinary historical and contemporary feminist and gender theories.

Prerequisites: WSGS A200 with a minimum grade of C.

WSGS A401 Seminar in Women's and Gender Studies 3 Credits

Discusses issues related to women's and gender studies. Content varies every semester.
Special Note: May be repeated once with a change of subtitle.

Prerequisites: WSGS A200 with a minimum grade of C.

WSGS A495 Internship in Women's Studies 3 Credits

An opportunity for students to apply the subject matter of women's studies to the practical life of the community.
Special Note: Internships vary; may be repeated once for credit with a different internship.

Prerequisites: WSGS A200.