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In addition to university education requirements, Interdisciplinary Studies students with a concentration in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies complete a minimum of 33 semester units in their chosen track specialization as part of their degree. [put something here]. Students work closely with INST advisors to map out the courses and paths that best align with their goals of study, and include, at minimum, the following elements:

Check out the Course Catalog for more information on the courses below.

This following list or the course catalog is not a substitute for an advisor.   

Required Course:
INST 3128: Gender and Sexuality


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Arts and Humanities Courses: Select 9 Units

ART 3650: Women in Visual Arts (3 units)
  Typically offered in Spring 

 

COMM 3088: Gender and Communication (3 units)
  Typically offered in Fall and Spring 
  Prerequisites:
Complete at least 45 units; pre-req or co-req A3.

 

ENGL 3250: Literature by Women of Color (3 units) 
  Typically offered in Spring 
  Prerequisites: 
Complete one of the following: ENGL 1208, 2100, 2208, 2210, 2220, 2308, 2310, 2408, 2410, or 101, 205, 207, 208, 209, 272, 290, 294 or 295.

ENGL 3410: Gender in Literature and Film (3 units)
  Prerequisites: Complete one of the following: ENGL 1208, 2100, 2208, 2210, 2220, 2308, 2310, 2408, 2410, or 101, 205, 207, 208, 209, 272, 290, 294 or 295.

 

HIST 3630Women and Gender in the Modern Transatlantic World (3 units)

HIST 4410
: Gender in East Asia (3 units) 

 

PHIL/INST 2329: Sexual Ethics (3 units) 

PHIL 3548Race, Class, Gender, Sexuality (3 units) 

 

RS 3368Women, Religion and Sexuality (3 units)
  Prerequisites: Complete at least 45 units; pre-req or co-req A3.

 

THTR 3138: Women Playwrights (3 units) 
  Typically Offered To Be Determined (check course catalog
  Prerequisites: Complete at least 45 units; pre-req or co-req A3.


Social Sciences and Education: Select 9 Units

ANTH 4310: Anthropology of Gender (3 units)
  Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.

 

CAFS 3200Individual and Family Development in Diverse Cultures (3 units)
  Typically offered in Fall and Spring 
  Prerequisite: Either CAFS 2000 and A2 or declared in the Sociology--Human Services concentration.

 

CRJU 3318Women and the Criminal Justice System  (3 units)
  Typically offered in Fall and Spring 
  Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.

CRJU 4638
Victims and the Criminal Justice System (3 units) 
  Typically offered in Fall and Spring 
  Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.

 

KINE 3338Women, Sport and Physical Activity (3 units)
  Typically offered in Fall and Spring 
  Prerequisites: Complete at least 45 units; pre-req or co-req A3.

 

PLSI 3248: Women in Politics (3 units) 
  Typically offered in Fall
  Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.

PSYC 3620Psychological Aspect of Human Sexuality (3 units) 
  Typically offered Alternate Falls
  Prerequisite: One course in Psychology or permission of instructor

PSYC 3638: The Psychology of Sexual Orientation (3 units) 
  Typically offered Alternate Springs 
  Prerequisites: Complete at least 45 units; pre-req or co-req A3.

PSYC 4610
Psychology of Women (3 units) 
  Typically offered Alternate Falls
  Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.

 

SOC 2400: Sex and Gender Issues (3 units) 
Typically offered in Fall and Spring 

SOC 3408: Gender and Society (3 units) 
Typically offered in Fall
Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.

SOC 3428
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SOC 3500
: Family and Society (3 units)
Typically offered Alternate Falls 

SOC 4310
: The Latin American Experience (3 units)

SOC 4400: The LGBTQ Experiene in the U.S. (3 units)
Typically offered in Spring 


Electives: Select 6 units

Select 6 units from the approved courses listed above, additional courses listed below, or courses approves by director of Interdisciplinary Studies. 

ECON 3008: Gender and Diversity in the Workplace (3 units)
Typically offered in Fall, Spring, and Summer 
Prerequisites: Complete at least 45 units; pre-req or co-req A3.

GST 1400Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues (1 unit) 
Typically offered To Be Determined

GST 1410Women/Gender Speaker Series (1 unit)
Typically offered To Be Determined 

INST 3210Feminist Critiques (3 units)

NURS 3010: Women's Health (3 units) 
Typically offered in Fall and Spring
Prerequisites: Junior status or higher and either (1) complete JYDR or (2) corequisite any JYDR course.


Applied Coursework (3 units)

 

INST 4860: Interdisciplinary Internship or other approves similar course that allows students to gain relevant first-hand experience. 


Senior Seminar (3 units)

 

INST 4908 or other approved Senior Seminar course in a relevant discipline as a culmination of a student's degree.