The Women’s & Gender Studies minor is designed for the student majoring in any discipline who wishes to complement her/his major with an additional concentration in Women’s & Gender Studies.
The Women’s & Gender Studies minor requires 18 credits drawn from WGS core and cross-listed courses. Students should consult regularly with their advisor in Women’s & Gender Studies about their course of study.
Students who minor in Women’s and Gender Studies are required to take 18 credits drawn from Women’s and Gender Studies and cross-listed courses, at least 9 credits of which must be completed in upper-division (numbered 300 or above) courses in residence at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 GPA in all minor courses attempted, including any transfer work. The following courses are required for the minor:
|Select one of the following: 1||3|
|Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies: A Social Science Perspective|
|Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies: A Humanities Perspective|
|WGS 401||Global Feminisms||3|
|WGS 410||Feminist Theory||3|
|Select 9 credits||9|
Students may not receive credit for both WGS 200 and 201. Only one of these courses can be taken for credit.
To declare your Minor in Women’s & Gender Studies, contact Molly McCourt.Molly McCourt, Assistant Chair, Undergraduate Student Advisor
Curtin Hall 529