International and Area Studies

Global Women's Studies

Global Women's Studies
Hours16 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

requirement 2 Complete 1 option
option 2.1 Complete 2 courses
requirement 3 Complete 9.0 hours from the following course(s)
Only two courses from any one department can be taken towards the minor requirements.
requirement 4 Complete 1 course
Program Outcomes: 

Women and Society

1. Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the ways different institutions (such as religion, education, media, family, government and law), issues (gender-based violence, health, representation in the media, the workplace), and factors (race, ethnicity, class, sexuality, ability) intersect with and affect women's lives.

Women's Contributions

2. Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the worldwide contributions of women (individually and collectively) to history, culture, politics, health, sciences, religions, family, etc.

Effective Communication and Analysis

3. Students will be able to read, write, and think analytically. They will be able to conduct research using primary and secondary sources and communicate that research effectively in oral, written, and multi-media presentations.