Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: A1201)
Designed to provide both female and male students with a historical and global perspective on the role of women in society, a comprehension of the dynamics of gender, race, and class; and an introduction to contemporary issues current in the women’s movement. The major is cross-cultural and interdisciplinary in nature. The coursework seeks to promote teaching and research in the service of eliminating sexism while providing a rigorous scholarly inquiry of women’s rapidly changing economic, legal, and political position in society.
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- By the end of the program the student will analyze literature and cultural artifacts and write and evaluate papers on topics such as point of view and themes of exile, abuse, oppression, and gender specific messages.
- Student will be able to identify and conduct comparative analyses of major historiographic and cultural perspectives, concepts, issues, historic relationships, contributions, and paradigms that are relevant to the female experience and feminist perspectives.
|HUM 120||INTRODUCTION TO GENDER AND WOMEN'S STUDIES||3|
|HUM 121||WOMEN AND GENDER IN WORLD CULTURE||3|
|HUM 122||WOMEN AND GENDER IN SOCIAL MOVEMENTS||3|
|HUM 123||WOMEN AND GENDER IN WORLD ART||3|
|Complete 6-8 units from recommended electives||6-8|
|LITERATURE BY WOMEN|
|WOMEN IN WORLD HISTORY|
|WOMEN'S HEALTH AND WELL-BEING|
|SOCIOLOGY OF THE FAMILY|
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses specific to the transfer institution of choice. University requirements vary from institution to institution and are subject to change. Therefore, it is important to verify transfer major preparation and general education requirements through consultation with a counselor in either the Counseling Center or Transfer Center. See catalog Transfer Courses Information section for further information.
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.