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  Oct 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin

Women's and Gender Studies Minor


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Requirements


  1. a minimum nine (9) hours for the master’s-level minor, or a minimum of 12 hours for the doctoral minor
  2. WGS 601 - Theories and Methods in Women's and Gender Studies  OR, by the director of Women’s and Gender Studies, approval of previous coursework in Women’s and Gender Studies as equivalent to WGS 601 
  3. the remaining hours fulfilled in electives from approved courses numbered 500 or above, and distributed across at least two disciplines in addition to the discipline of Women’s and Gender Studies. These courses are:
    1. regularly-taught courses approved for the minor:
    2. WGS 692 - Special Problems in Women's and Gender Studies 
    3. special topics courses in various disciplines which are being offered for one semester only, as approved by the director.
  4. a minimum 3.0 GPA in all courses counting toward the minor

Since new courses may become available for Women’s and Gender Studies credit in any given semester, the candidate should be advised by the director of Women’s and Gender Studies as well as by the candidate’s major professor.

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