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Gender and Women's Studies (BA)

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Sample Degree Plan Courses

The following is a list of courses based on sample degree plan. Other requirements may be necessary to complete this degree.

Gender and Women's Studies Requirements

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

Prerequisites

To declare the Gender&Women's Studies major, students must have completed GWS 10 and GWS 20 and have a minimum GPA of 2.0.

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

GWS Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies
4.0
GWS Introduction to Feminist Theory
4.0

Upper Division Requirements

The requirements for a Gender&Women's Studies major consist of a minimum of eight upper division courses on gender and women's issues (30-32 units) distributed as follows:

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

GWS Identities Across Difference
4.0
GWS Feminist Theory
4.0
GWS Gender and Women's Studies Senior Seminar
4.0

Electives

Three electives, at least one in the Department of Gender& Women's Studies The other two electives may be fulfilled by classes offered by other departments that are listed in "Courses on Gender and Women," published each semester by the Department of Gender& Women's Studies.

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

Electives from Outside the Department

The other two electives may be fulfilled by classes offered by other departments that are listed in "Courses on Gender and Women," published each semester by the Department of Gender& Women's Studies.

7.0 Hrs. required.

Doing Feminist Research

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

GWS Doing Feminist Research
4.0

Transnational Feminism

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

GWS Transnational Feminism
4.0

Free Electives

Electives to meet the remaining degree requirements, including a minimum of 120 total units.

65.0 Hrs. required.

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