Rhode Island College

2014-2015 Catalog


Gender and Women’s Studies B.A.


Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
GEND 200Gender and Society

4

Fall, Spring.
GEND 201Introduction to Feminist Inquiry

4

Spring.
GEND 300Field Experience in Gender and Women's Studies

3

As needed.
GEND 352Feminist Theory

3

As needed.
GEND 461Seminar in Race, Gender, and Class

4

As needed.

FIVE COURSES from the Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences categories below (two from one category and three from the other). Two of these courses must be on the topics of labor and class, Africana, or sexuality studies.

Humanities

TWO OR THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
GEND 356Class Matters

4

Fall.
GEND 357Gender and Sexuality

4

Fall.
ART 461Seminar in Art History

3

Fall, Spring.
COMM 332Gender and Communication

4

Fall.
ENGL 324Literature by Women

4

As needed.
HIST 314Women in European History

4

As needed.
HIST 333Women in American History

4

As needed.
XXX 350Topics Course

3-4

ART 461, Topics Course: (when on gender and women’s studies topics)

Social and Behavioral Sciences

TWO OR THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
GEND 353The Holocaust: Women and Resistance

3

Fall.
GEND 354Teenagers in/and the Media

4

Annually.
GEND 458Gender and Education

4

As needed.
POL 309Women and Politics

4

Spring (odd years).
POL 333Law and Politics of Civil Rights

4

Annually.
PSYC 356Psychology of Gender

4

Annually.
SOC 342Women, Crime, and Justice

4

Fall, Spring.
XXX 350Topics Course

3-4

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

Total Credit Hours: 34-38