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New Mexico State University

2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog


DEGREE: Bachelor of Arts

MAJOR: Women's Studies

Degree requirements for the major include 9 credit hours of required Women's Studies courses; 9 credit hours of Women's Studies electives; and 18 credit hours from a number of cross-listed courses offered both by Women's Studies and by other programs/departments. The total credit hour requirement for the major is 36 credit hours with 21 hours at the upper division level. All requirements must be completed with a grade of C- or higher.

Degree Requirements

Required core courses (9 credits)

W S 201GIntroduction to Women s Studies

3 cr.

or

W S 202GRepresenting Women Across Cultures

3 cr.

 

W S 455Feminist Research Methods

3 cr.

or

W S 465Sex, Gender and the Body

3 cr.

W S 471Seminar in Feminist Theory

3 cr.

Electives from the following (9 credits):

W S 401Women & Immigration

3 cr.

W S 402Transnational Feminisms

3 cr.

W S 403Gender & Horror

3 cr.

W S 450Special Topics

3 cr.

W S 454Women Crossing Borders

3 cr.

Electives from upper division W S and cross-listed courses (18 credit hours)