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Gender Studies

GRST 201 INTRODUCTION TO GENDER STUDIES

Spring, 3 credit hours

This course provides a broad introduction to the field of Gender Studies. From an interdisciplinary approach, this course explores past and present theories and issues about gender including, but not exclusive to, class, race, social justice, emancipation, economics, and education. Students are introduced to feminist ideology and methodology, as well as the causes and effects of gender inequality. Three hours of lecture per week.

Prerequisite: Composition and the Spoken Word (ENGL 101) or 30 credit hours earned; or permission of the instructor.