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WMS-1010 Introduction to Women’s Studies


Credits 3
Introduction to Women’s Studies is an interdisciplinary course clearly reflecting and acquainting students with recent scholarship on women, gender, and feminist theory. It critically examines cultural assumptions about gender. The readings and assignments reflect women’s experiences with race, class, and gender, and provide information about women’s psychology, biology, roles, experiences, contributions, and history.
Course Outcomes
  1. Analyze the constructed nature of gender roles.
  2. Explain the role gender plays in health, politics, family lives, and the workforce.
  3. Explain the intersection of race, class, sexuality, and gender.
  4. Analyze the media’s role in gender ideology.
  5. Analyze the issues facing women today across the globe.
  6. Write a research paper using proper documentation.




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