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Women's and Gender Studies Emphasis

Supporting Courses24-26
Introduction to Democracy and Justice Studies
Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
Expository Writing 1
Choose one of the following options:
American History to 1865
History of the United States from 1865 to the Present
American Government and Politics
Choose two of the following courses:
Student can choose HISTORY 205 or 206 or POL SCI 101 in this category if not used for requirement above
Varieties of World Culture
Freedom and Social Control
Macro Economic Analysis
Micro Economic Analysis
Global Politics and Society
American Government and Politics
Introduction to Sociology
Choose one of the following Skill Subjects (6 credits minimum): 2
Subject A - Social Research (7 credits)
Social Science Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Foundations for Social Research
Subject B - Foreign Language (two semesters) 3
Subject C - Communication (6 credits)
Fundamentals of Public Address
Communication Problems and Research Methods
Upper-Level Courses24
Gender and the Law
American Political Thought
Historical Perspectives on American Democracy
Topics in Democracy and Justice
Gender and Economic Justice
Senior Seminar in Democracy and Justice Studies
Elective Courses (choose 6 credits):
Modern American Culture
Criminal Justice Process
History of Economic Thought
Constitutional Law
Law and Society
The U.S. and the World
Power and Change in America
U.S. Labor and the Working Class: Past and Present
Feminist Theory
Social and Political Criticism
Independent Study
Travel Course
First Nations Justice and Tribal Governments
Problems in American Thought
Economic and Business History of the U.S.
History of Modern East Asia
History of Modern Africa
Political History of Modern Latin America
History of Sexuality in the U.S.
U.S. Women's History
America in the Twentieth Century
Philosophy, Politics and Law
Community Politics
Political Theory
Politics of Developing Areas
International Relations
Environmental Law
Asian American Communities in the United States
Latino Communities in the United States
Total Credits48-50

Satisfied for students with an ACT English score of 32 or higher


Please consult with your faculty adviser about selection of 6 credits to fulfill this skills requirement.


Please review with your faculty adviser about language requirement. Courses in French, German and Spanish are available at UW-Green Bay.