Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Minor

(All colleges)

21 credits

Courses may not count in more than one category.

Curriculum

Category I: Introductory
RGS 100Race, Gender, Sexuality, and Class3
or ERS 100 Introduction to Ethnic and Racial Studies
Category II: Theory and practice
RGS 377Critical Research and Advocacy Methods3
Select one of the following:3
Indigenous and Postcolonial Feminisms
Anti-Colonial Theory and Movements
Objectively Biased: Knowledge Systems as Power Systems
Category III: Electives
Select 12 credits from the following (a maximum of three credits may be taken from the additional electives list):12
Introduction to LGBT Studies
Introduction to Social Justice
Independent Study in Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Women and Gender in the Modern United States: 1890-Present
History of Motherhood in the United States
Ethnic, Racial, and Gender Stereotypes in the Media
Justice and Film
Music of Black America
Topics in Queer Studies
Race, Gender, and Sport
Gender, Sexuality, and Social Change in Religion
Indigenous Thought
Violence and Gender
Sexual and Racial Violence in the United States
Identity-Based Violence Prevention
Exploring White Privilege
Sex/Work
Topics in Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Indigenous and Postcolonial Feminisms
Anti-Colonial Theory and Movements
Globalization, Women, and Work
Objectively Biased: Knowledge Systems as Power Systems
Gender, Race, and Leadership
Indigenous Peoples and the Environment
Gender and Human Rights
Poverty as Public Policy
20th Century Civil Rights Movement
Internship in Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Additional electives:
Anthropology of Childhood and Youth
Hmong Americans
History of Women in the Ancient World
Intercultural Communication
Gender Communication
Communication and Race
Media and Sexuality
Communication, Media and Identity
Women in the U.S. Economy
Multicultural Literature of the United States
Literature of Black America
African American Authors
Women and Popular Culture
Literature of American Ethnic and Minority Cultures
Women Authors
Women's Health Issues
Sexual Health Promotion
Native American History
Latinos in the United States: 1450-2000
Women, Gender and Sexuality in Modern Europe
Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Latin America
Women in South Asia
Women and Gender in the Middle East
Multicultural Philosophy in the United States
Philosophy of Love, Sex and Friendship
Identity Politics
Cross-Cultural Psychology
Culture and Mental Health
Human Sexuality
Psychology of Women
Men and Masculinities
Multicultural Counseling
Racism and Oppression
Prejudice and Stigma
Sociological Aspects of Work and Life
Sociology of Gender
Fat Studies and Body Politics
Multicultural U.S. Plays: Acting the Text
Total Credits21

No more than six credits can count for the race, gender, and sexuality studies minor and another major or minor.

Eleven of the minor’s credits must be at the 300/400-level.