WGSS Elective Courses

Founders of UNCA Student Group Speak Up meet with guest speaker, Natasha Alexandro
(middle), founder of Natasha’s Justice Project, an organization dedicated to ending the
rape kit backlog through education, advocacy and funding.


Download the comprehensive list of the Spring 2018 Core and Elective WGSS Courses approved classes here.

 

Recent WGSS Electives in the Social Science/Natural Sciences:

  • ANTH 339 Intersections of Gender in America
  • ANTH 350 Body, Disability and Culture
  • ANTH 361 Writing Gender
  • ANTH 425 Manhood and Masculinities
  • ECON 330 Women, Men and Work
  • HWP 154 Women’s Health
  • HWP 155 Men’s Health
  • HWP 253 Health and Sexuality
  • POLS 348 Women and Politics
  • PSYC 333 Psychology of Women
  • PSYC 367 Human Sexuality
  • PSYC 368 Psychology of Close Relationships
  • POLS 373 Queer Law/Sexuality & The American Legal System
  • SOC 280 Sociology of Gender
  • SOC 359 Women of Color and Feminism
  • SOC 390 Queer Sociology

Recent WGSS Electives in the Humanities:

  • CLAS 350 Women in Antiquity
  • CLAS 356 Ancient Sexualities
  • HIST 301 Women in US History: 1890s to the Present
  • HIST 358 European Feminisms
  • HIST 383 Women in China
  • LIT 346 Gender and the American Road Narrative
  • LIT 359 Major Women Writers
  • LIT 349 Post Colonial Literature
  • LIT 389 Seminar in Major Authors: Virginia Woolf
  • LIT 489 Seminar in Major Authors: Toni Morrison
  • MUSC 373 Women and Popular Music: 1920-Present
  • PHIL 302 Philosophy of Sex and Gender
  • RELS 330 Women and Religion

(Additional courses and special topics courses may be approved by the Program Director.)