Requirements for a Gender Studies Track in Sociology - 36 hours

24 hours of required courses:
  • W100 Gender Studies
  • S163 Social Problems
  • S250 Methods and Statistics I
  • S251 Methods and Statistics II
  • S295 Sophomore Seminar
  • P320 Social Psychology
  • S441 Social Theory
  • S470 Senior Seminar - with a gender-related topic for seminar paper
6 hours of elective courses in Sociology from the following:
  • R320 Sexuality and Society
  • R326 Masculinity and Society
  • S310 Sociology of Women in America
  • S321 Variations in Human Sexuality
  • S329 Women and Deviance
  • S338 Sociology of Sex Roles
  • S413 Gender and Society
  • S416 The Family
  • Or other sociology classes with a gender component approved by adviser
3 hours of elective courses in Arts and Letters from the following:
  • AFRO-A 386 Black Feminist Perspectives
  • COAS-X 111 Introduction to Gay and Lesbian Studies
  • COAS-X 111 Introduction to Study of Gender
  • FINA-A 170 Women Artists/The Visual Arts
  • FINA-A 270 Women in the History of Art
  • ENG-L 207 Women and Literature
  • ENG-L 378 Studies in Women and Literature
  • ENG-L 389 Feminist Literary and Cultural Criticism
  • SPCH-S 450 Gender and Communication
  • Or other classes with a gender component and adviser's approval
3 hours of Social Science electives from the following:
  • ECON-E 347 Women and the Economy
  • POLS-Y 200 Contemporary Political Problems (when gender is the topic and approved by adviser)
  • POLS-Y 324 Women and Politics
  • POLS-Y 401 (when gender is the topic and approved by adviser)
  • HIST-H 214 Comparative Women's History
  • HIST-H 231 The Family in History
  • HIST-H 260 History of Women in the United States
  • PSY-P 460 Women: A Psychological Perspective
  • Or other classes with a gender component and adviser's approval

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