Courses

GNST 2003. Introduction to Gender Studies (Sp, Fa). 3 Hours.

This course explores cultural constructions of gender and sexuality using a variety of media, including literature, film, and architecture.

GNST 2003H. Honors Introduction to Gender Studies (Sp, Fa). 3 Hours.

This course explores cultural constructions of gender and sexuality using a variety of media, including literature, film, and architecture.

This course is equivalent to GNST 2003.

GNST 3583. Body and Identity (Irregular). 3 Hours.

This course explores personal, social and cultural constructions and performances of the body and identity, highlighting key intersections of embodiment including gender, race, sexuality and abilities.

This course is cross-listed with ANTH 3583.

GNST 4363. Gender, Race, and Power (Irregular). 3 Hours.

Examines how communication shapes gender, race, sexuality, and power. Rather than focusing exclusively on interpersonal communication, this course looks at theories of power that shape institutional macro communication.

This course is cross-listed with COMM 4363.

GNST 4733. Reel Women (Irregular). 3 Hours.

An examination of films made for, about, and/or by women with the aim of better understanding and centralizing issues pertinent to women's daily lives.Prerequisite: COMM 1003.

This course is cross-listed with COMM 4733.

GNST 4743. Representational Issues in Film (Irregular). 3 Hours.

An examination of the varying ways that race and ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, class, (dis)ability, and age are represented in and by film - both historically and culturally. Prerequisite: COMM 1003.

This course is cross-listed with COMM 4743.

GNST 490V. Independent Study (Irregular). 1-6 Hour.

An exploration of gender studies topics studied independently with the supervision of a faculty member. Credit arranged with instructor. Prerequisite: GNST 2003 or GNST 2003H or instructor consent. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

GNST 490VH. Honors Independent Study (Irregular). 1-6 Hour.

An exploration of gender studies topics studied independently with the supervision of a faculty member. Credit arranged with instructor. Prerequisite: GNST 2003 or GNST 2003H or instructor consent and honors standing. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

This course is cross-listed with GNST 490V.

GNST 4913. Internship in Gender Studies (Sp, Su, Fa). 3 Hours.

Internship in applied gender work within public and private organizations.Prerequisite: 3 hours of GNST coursework and instructor consent. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.

GNST 4983. Special Topics in Gender Studies (Irregular). 3 Hours.

This course covers gender topics that are not usually offered in-depth in regularly offered courses. Prerequisite: GNST 2003 or GNST 2003H. May be repeated for up to 6 hours of degree credit.