College of Social and Behavioral Sciences2014-2015
Women's and Gender Studies Program
Women's and Gender Studies, Minor
What Can I Do with a Minor in Women's and Gender Studies?
You'll study the historical and contemporary perspectives on women's contributions to culture, society, politics, professions, social movements, and the arts. In classrooms and conferences, writings and discussion online and face-to-face-you will rediscover women's histories; explore contemporary realities; and empower yourself to think critically, question, and take action.
A minor is earned in conjunction with a bachelor's degree.
To receive a minor (18 to 24 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0. At least 12 units of the minor must be unique to that minor and not applied to any other minor.
In addition to University Requirements:
- Complete individual plan requirements.
Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.
|Minimum Units for Completion||18|
|Some online/blended coursework||Required|
Take the following 18 units:Select from the following with 3-6 units of WGS courses (9 units):
- WGS 150, WGS 215,WGS 260, WGS 301, WGS 310, WGS 320, WGS 325, WGS 333, WGS 340, WGS 355, WGS 360, WGS 370, WGS 408, WGS 410, WGS 465, WGS 497, WGS 499
- ANT 302, ANT 404
- COM 301
- CCJ 360, CCJ 425, CCJ 460
- CST 424
- ES 391
- HIS 295, HIS 379, HIS 460, HIS 470, HIS 484
- HUM 375
- POS 355
- PSY 277, PSY 491
- SOC 204, SOC 301, SOC 304
Please note that substitutions or waivers are the prerogative of the program director. You must see the director of the program before completing 9 units of requirements. We advise you to consult with your advisor every term.
Please be aware that a grade of "D" will not count for minor credit. Although a course in which the grade earned is a "D" does not have to be retaken, you must complete 18 units in the minor with a grade of "C" or better in order to fulfill degree requirements.
Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also take. For prerequisite information click on the course or see your advisor.
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