Social science courses

The Women's and Gender Studies major and minor require WGST electives in the social sciences. Other majors in Arts and Sciences also require social science electives. Below is a list of WGST social science courses.


300 Sex, Gender, and Culture (ANTH 309)
301 Intro to LGBTQ Studies
312 Sociology of Women's Health (SOC 343)
313 Sociology of Gender (SOC 327) SSC
316 Gender, Sexuality and Law (POLS 316)
324 Communication and Gender (Comm 324)
331 History of Women CD2 (co-list HIST 324)
332 History of Childhood in America WR (co-list HIST 326)
333 Latin American Women CD1 (co-list HIST 333)
343 Faces of Global Poverty WR (PAS 392/SOC 392)
344 Black Lesbian Lives (PAS 344)
347 Racism and Sexism CD1 (PAS 364)
348 African-American Women WR (PAS 332)
349 Color Complex of Black Women (PAS 331)
355 Women in American Politics (POLS 324)
364 Womens Health Issues CD2 (HSS 364)
391 Topics in WMST-SSC
392 Topics in WMST-SSC WR
394 Lectures in Womens and Gender Studies
401 Community Internship
410 Black Feminism in Action (PAS 410)
411 Psychology of Women (PSYC 466)
414 Women & Work (SOC 456)
415 Sociology of Disabilities (SOC 442; co-list 615)
458 Women: International Perspectives (POLS 458)
460 Gender in the Middle East (SOC 460)
491 Topics in WMST in the Social Sciences
492 Topics in WMST in the Social Sciences WR
498 Senior Honors Thesis in the Social Sciences WR
500 Senior Seminar in WMST in the Social Sciences WR
512 Gender, Race, Work & Welfare (PAS 512/SOC 512)
513 U.S. Social Justice Movements (Hist 513/PAS 513/SCHG 513)
530 Feminism in Western Civilization 1790-1920 (co-list HIST 588, co-listed WGST 630)
531 Women in the 20th Century in Europe & the US WR (HIST 583; co-listed WGST 631)
532 History of American Sexualities WR (co-list HIST 589)
533 Women in 19th-Century America WR (Hist 506; co-list 633)  
538 American Woman in Sports (SPAD 529)
540 Women's Health in Africa WR (PAS 562)
543 Black Women Voices WR (PAS 542; co-list WGST 643/PAS 643)
545 Southern Women: Black and White (PAS 545)
556 Feminist Theory WR (POLS 568; co-list WGST 656, POLS 668)
558 Women in Developing Countries (POLS 563)
590 Ind Study: WGST in the Social Sciences
591 Topics in Womens and Gender Studies in the Social Sciences
592 Topics in Womens and Gender Studies in the Social Sciences WR