Academic Catalog

Women and Gender Studies, Departmental Certificate

EKU Campus

Program Requirements

A student may complete an interdisciplinary Women and Gender Studies certificate by taking 12 hours as indicated below:

Certificate Requirements
Core Courses
WGS 201Intro to Women & Gender Studies3
WGS 400Feminist Theory and Practice3
Choose from six hours of the following:6
Introduction to the Family
Sexualities and Social Issues
Topics in Women and Gender Studies:___
Women in American History
Gender Perspectives on Contemporary Terrorism
Domestic Violence
Masculinity & Popular Culture
Trans Studies
Women and Trauma
Biology of Sex
Marriage and Intimate Relationships
Violence Against Women
Applied Learning in Women and Gender Studies
Women's Literature
Women, Gender, and Religion
Queer Theory and Literatures
Black Women in History
Gender and Work in the U.S.
Gender and Society
The Psychology of Women and Gender
The Politics of Sex
Principles and Politics of Human Rights
Independent Study: Women and Gender Studies
Women's Health
Human Sexuality
WGS 593
Gender- or intersectionality-specific courses from other programs (upon WGS approval)
Total Hours12