The requirements for a minor in Gender Studies are 21 hours, which must include:
|SY 368||Theories of Gender||3|
|Select an additional 18 hours from the following: 1||18|
|Anthropology of Sexual Behavior|
|History of American Women|
|Psychology of Gender|
|Sociology of Disasters|
|Sociology of Sexualities|
|Cultural Diversity and Social Justice|
|Perspectives on Poverty|
and other relevant courses pending committee approval
Students must complete classes from at least three different programs. For gender studies minors, the respective departments have agreed to waive any normal prerequisites for the above-listed classes. For more information, please email the gender studies advisor at email@example.com or call the History Department at 256-782-5632.
Students may also complete up to six hours of the required 18 hours in non-designated courses that have been approved by the Gender Studies committee on a by-contract basis. Students wishing to take non-designated courses for gender studies credit must submit to the gender studies committee a contract for each non-designated course signed by both the instructor of record and the student, detailing how the student will create a gendered curriculum within the established framework of the course and course assignments. Students wishing to submit a proposal for a by-contract course should contact the gender studies advisor for the required form and pertinent information.