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Woman Scholar

Center for Women's and Gender Studies

Wood Building, Room 110
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4896
Email: Dr. Karen Bradley, Director





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Women's and Gender Studies Graduate Certificate Course Requirements:

Required Graduate Courses:

 

Course #
Course Name
Credit Hours
WS 5225* Feminist Scholarship in the Humanities
3
WS 5250* Feminist Scholarship in the Social Sciences
3
WS 5450 Colloquium
3-6

*Students pursuing the Graduate Certificate in Women's and Gender Studies must take either WS 5225 or WS 5250.

Graduate Electives:

 

Course #
Course Name
Credit Hours
CJ 4402 Sexual Assault and the Criminal Justice System
3
COMM 4285 Women and Minorities in the Media
3
COMM 4335 Gender Communication
3
ENGL 4560 British Women Writers
3
ENGL 4660 Women Writers of the United States
3
HIST 4310 Women in America
3
HIST 4327 African American Women, Gender and Girlhood
3
HIST 4419 Women in Modern Europe
3
NUR 4030 Human Sexuality
2
PSY 4320 Psychology of Women
2
SOC 4855 Sociology of Gender
3
SOC 4865 Family Diversity
3
WS 4910 Special Projects in Women's Studies
3

Women's Studies Graduate Courses

 

WS 5225 Feminist Scholarship in the Humanities:  Theory and Method (3)  (or WS 5250 Required)  Overview of the three women's liberation movements in the United States; examines mainstream historical revisions and interpretations as well as theory and method.

WS 5250 Feminist Scholarship in the Social Sciences: Theory and Method (3)  (or WS 5225 Required) Exploration of the various feminist theories and methodologies used in the social sciences.

WS 5450 Colloquium in Women's and Gender Studies (1-6) (Required)  Advanced study and class discussions in selected areas of women's studies.  Special area of emphasis will be announced each semester by assigned instructor.  May be repeated as areas change for a maximum of 6 hours.