2015-2016 Academic Catalog
WST 200 Introduction to Women’s Studies (GT-SS3)
3 Credit hours 45 Contact hours
Examines the nature and function of women in society from an interdisciplinary perspective, focusing on the similarity and diversity of women’s experience over time and across cultures. Examines topics such as sex roles, socialization, political, and philosophical perspectives on women’s issues, and women’s accomplishments in history, art, literature, science, health issues, and the family. Students will gain awareness of the limitations of traditional scholarship on women, and gain a means of practical application of the new scholarship on women’s roles and nature.
Course Note: This is a statewide guaranteed transfer course.