Special Topics in Contemporary Sociology
Students will be able to recognize the ways in which social structure and issues (government, family, education, health-care institutions, the media, etc.) have affected and affect women's lives.
Students will begin to gain an appreciation of the contributions of women throughout history and internationally.
Students will be able to perform and present research related to women's studies in oral, written, and/or multi-media formats.
Students will be able to make informed choices about their own behavior, health, education, and employment decisions based on their understanding of the role gender plays in relationships and society.
Students will be able to define and use in speech and writing the critical vocabulary basic to the field of women's studies.