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WGSS Courses

Course descriptions for the offerings listed below appear with other courses of the same acronym online. Not all Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies courses are included in the list below. Students wishing to transfer an elective should contact the coordinator or their preceptor. Students should work with their preceptor to select from the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies offerings each semester. These can be viewed on the list of courses for Interdisciplinary Minors offered each term which is posted online prior to pre-registration. In addition to the above courses, faculty offer a variety of independent studies.

Stockton faculty, want your course to be designated? Complete this form: WGSS-Course-Form-revised-2021-908-fillable (1) and return to the program coordinator.

Interested in learning more about feminist pedagogy? Here’s a useful introduction:  https://my.vanderbilt.edu/femped/

Core Courses:

GAH 2358 or

GSS 2358 Women, Gender, and Sexuality  (4 credits) or

GAH 1039 Women, Gender, and Sexuality (Freshman Seminar)

GIS 3614 Seminar in Feminist Theory (4 credits)

WGSS 4800 Ethnic, Minority, Gender Studies (1 credit)

Elective Courses:

ANTH 3355 Anthropology of Men and Women
CRIM 3757 Women and Criminal Justice
GAH 1044 Women and the Bible
GAH 1051 The Body Across Disciplines
GAH 2122 Women’s Lives
GAH 2280 Witches
GAH 3109 Women, Minorities and the Mass Media
GAH 3121 African-American Women Writers
GAH 3202 Gay and Lesbian Literature
GAH 3205 Queer Autobiographies
GAH 3206 Race & US Culture
GAH 3617 Meanings of Motherhood
GAH 3635 U.S. Women’s Movements
GEN 2235 Gender Equity in Sports
GEN 2306 Women and Health
GIS 3648 Gender and Violence in Film and Society
GIS 3658 Women and Genocide
GIS 3672 Slave Narrative Revisited
GIS 3725 Women in Law, History and Literature
GIS 4602 Sex, Power, Conflict
GIS 4622 The Geography of Women
GIS 4648 Women in Leadership
GIS 4656 Documenting Hemings and Jefferson
GNM 1031 Gender Issues in Computing
GSS 2106 Women, Science & Technology
GSS 2161 Perspectives on Sexuality
GSS 2181 History of Childbirth in America
GSS 2310 Sex Discrimination and the Law
GSS 2337 Gender and Aggressive Behavior
GSS 2446 Perspectives on Sexual Orientation
GSS 2648 Sexual Assault: Victims and Perpetrators
GSS 3104 Language and Power
GSS 3173 Sexualized Violence in Genocide
GSS 3601 Gender and Work
GSS 3618 Sport, Media and Gender
GSS 3640 Sexuality, Crime, and Criminal Justice
HIST 2169 American Jewish Women
HIST 3618 Global Feminism Seminar
LANG 4248 Spanish Women Writers
LITT 2140 Literature by Women
LITT 2145 Family in American Literature
LITT 3311 19th Century American Women Writers
LITT 3316 Contemporary American Women Writers
LITT 3624 Queer American Literary Traditions
PHIL 3613 Feminist Philosophies
POLS 3612 Women and the Law
PSYC 3602 Psychology of Gender
PSYC 3605 Psychology of Eating Disorders
PUBH 2300 Focus on Women’s Health
SOCY 2111 Women and Social Action
SOCY 2642 Homosexuality in Film
SOCY 2315 Gender and Sexuality
SOCY 2320 Sociology of Gender
SOCY 2640 Sexuality and Society
SOCY 3678 Popular Culture, Tough Women