AP/GWST1501 9.0 A: Introduction to Gender & Women's Studies
ONLN (Fully Online)
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
Using an interdisciplinary approach, this course explores how many aspects of our lives are gendered, racialized, embodied, sexualized, and classed, and the consequences of these intersecting practices for social inequalities. Key debates within feminist scholarship are introduced to analyze issues of power and transformation. Course credit exclusions: AP/GWST 2500 6.00, GL/SOSC 2950 6.00..PRIOR TO WINTER 2015: AP/GWST 2500 6.00, GL/GWST 2500 6.00 (FR).PRIOR TO FALL 2014: Course credit exclusions: AP/GWST 2510 9.00, GL/GWST 2510 9.00, GL/GWST 2500 6.00 (EN). PRIOR TO FALL 2013: Course credit exclusions: AP/WMST 2500 6.00 , GL/WMST 2500 6.00, AP/WMST 2510 9.00, GL/WMST 2510 9.00.
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