Rhode Island College

2018-2019 Catalog


Gender and Women’s Studies Minor

Course Requirements

The minor in gender and women’s studies consists of a minimum of 18-20 credit hours (five courses) as follows:

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
GEND 200Gender and Society

4

Fall, Spring.
GEND 201Introduction to Feminist Inquiry

4

Fall.

THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
GEND 353The Holocaust: Women and Resistance

4

As needed.
GEND 354Teenagers in/and the Media

4

As needed.
GEND 355Women and Madness

4

Alternate years.
GEND 356Class Matters

4

Fall.
GEND 357Gender and Sexuality

4

Fall.
GEND 358Gender-Based Violence

4

Alternate years.
GEND 458Gender and Education

4

As needed.
ART 461Seminar in Art History

3

Fall, Spring.
COMM 332Gender and Communication

4

Fall.
ENGL 324Literature by Women

4

As needed.
ENGL 326Studies in African American Literature

4

As needed.
FNED 346Schooling in a Democratic Society

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
HIST 314Women in European History

4

As needed.
HIST 333American Gender and Women’s History

4

Alternate years.
POL 309Gender and Politics in the U.S.

4

As needed.
POL 333Law and Politics of Civil Rights

4

Annually.
PSYC 356Psychology of Gender

4

Annually.
SOC 342Women, Crime, and Justice

4

Fall, Spring.
XXX 350*Topics Course

3-4

Note: *Topics Course: (when on gender and women’s studies topics)

Total Credit Hours: 18-20