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Women and Gender Studies Major

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Describe how patriarchy has operated historically.
  2. Identify ways systems of sex and gender oppressions function in society.
  3. Analyze constructs of sex and gender roles as they intersect other social categories cross-culturally.
  4. Evaluate ways women and gender studies knowledge is produced using feminist research methodologies.
  5. Apply knowledge of women and gender studies in activism and real-world practice.
  6. Create discipline-specific projects integrating expertise in one or more specialized areas under women and gender studies.