HUM 170◊ Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/24/08

An introductory course that examines the constructions of masculinity and femininity. Explores how gender is influenced by race, class, culture and sexuality. Exposes students to the fundamental arguments, theories and histories of women’s and gender studies through an engagement of images, texts and film.

Prerequisite: Writing and Reading assessment test score of 4; or a grade of ‘C’ or better in RHT 095 or RHT 096 and RHT 085 or RHT 086

Lecture: 3 hours — IAI: HF 907D