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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies
Program Coordinator: Cary Gabriel Costello, Associate Professor, Sociology, NWQ B7535, 229-6942, costello@uwm.edu

Please visit: http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/certificates/lgbt for more information.

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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LGBT-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 34237 - 09/02-12/11 Costello, Cary TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 34238 - 09/02-12/11 Kader, Cheryl TBA  

LGBT-200: Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies (3 units; U ; HU)

Explores ideas about sexual identity and community through theory, literature, film, photography, music, and popular culture.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 41876 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11   CHM 197  

LGBT-289: Internship in LGBT Studies, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of LGBT studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 41877 - 09/02-12/11 Costello, Cary TBA  
Consent required to audit.

LGBT-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 41878 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

LGBT-489: Internship in LGBT Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of LGBT studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st: 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 41880 - 09/02-12/11 Costello, Cary TBA  
Consent required to audit.

LGBT-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 41879 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

LGBT-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced level independent work under the supervision of a LGBT studies faculty or academic staff member.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 34239 - 09/02-12/11 Costello, Cary TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 34240 - 09/02-12/11 Kader, Cheryl TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies
 
ANTHRO-102: Introduction to Anthropology: Culture and Society (3 units; U ; SS)

Science of human behavior in different cultural contexts; human biological and cultural variability; human societies of the present and recent past; dynamics of culture change.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 201 only; or enroll in LEC 402 & any DIS 601-606.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 47090 - 09/02-12/11 Hamlin, Christine ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
SS   3 LEC 402 44583 12:00 PM-12:50 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Wood, William CRT 175  
SS     DIS 601 44584 1:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   SAB 149  
SS     DIS 602 44585 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   SAB 149  
SS     DIS 603 44586 3:00 PM-3:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   SAB 149  
SS     DIS 604 44587 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   SAB 165  
SS     DIS 605 44588 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   SAB 165  
SS     DIS 606 44589 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   SAB 165  

COMMUN-401: Communication in Marital and Family Relationships (3 units; U )

Social scientific approach to the study of communication in marital/family relationships. Examination of theory and research concerning communication processes in marital/family relationships.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Commun 101(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48329 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Henzl, Sally NWQ G589  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002 53278 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 10/20-12/11 Sahlstein Parcell, Erin NWQ G570  
Meets: 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, & 12/11. Course taught partially online, internet access required. Students will need to consult syllabus to identify the portion of the course which will be completed online. Regular UWM tuition assessed.
Consent required to audit.

COMMUN-402: Gender and Communication (3 units; U )

Course focuses on interactive relationships between gender, communication, and culture; in particular, the ways in which communication creates and perpetuates gendered identities and gendered interaction.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 53734 - 09/02-12/11   ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Special Course Fee: $275.00
Consent required to audit.

ECON-248: Economics of Discrimination (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Use of economic theory to examine the history, current status, and policies regarding various minority groups in the United States. Applications include education, housing, jobs.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 44993 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen MIT 195  

ETHNIC-275: Queer Migrations (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

How gender, race, and sexuality shape the migration processes; how concerns about sexuality shape U.S. immigration and citizenship policy; how mass migrations transform diverse queer communities.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Ethnic 250 w/similar topic. Ethnic 275 & LGBT 275 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 47562 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Mariano, Noel BOL B79  

HIST-141: The Family and Sex Roles in the Past (3 units; U ; SS)

Change in the structure and function of families and gender roles. Topics include demography, kinship and inheritance, child-rearing, birth control, feminism, and homosexuality.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-605

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 401 47345 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Kim-Paik, Nan CRT 175  
SS     DIS 601 50252 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   HLT G80  
SS     DIS 602 50253 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   HLT G88  
SS     DIS 603 50254 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   HLT G88  
SS     DIS 604 50255 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   HLT G80  
SS     DIS 605 50256 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   HLT G88  

HIST-243: History of Women in American Society (3 units; U ; HU)

The changing, economic, social, and political roles of American women, their relationship to public and private life, and their evolving self-consciousness.

Notes:
Not open to students who have taken Hist 423. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 52091 - 09/02-12/11 McBride, Genevieve ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

KIN-351: Sociological Aspects of Health and Human Movement (3 units; U ; SS)

Introduction to sociology of physical activity. Examination of diversity and social inequality as they relate to health and physical activity.

Notes:
Not open to students with credit in Kin(HMS) 570. Prereq: Sociol 101(P); Kinesiology major must have completed Kin(HMS) 270(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 48984 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Greenleaf, Christy BOL B60  
Consent required to audit.

LINGUIS-212: Language and Gender (3 units; U ; SS)

How patterns of speaking reflect, perpetuate, and create our experience of gender; how gender interacts with race, class, socioeconomic status, age, occupational and social roles.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of Linguis 200 with same topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 50893 - 09/02-12/11 Garcia, Alison ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

NURS-101: Cultural Diversity in Health Care (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Enables student to conceptualize cultural diversity as a basic component of American society with implications for sensitivity and respect in health promotion and human relations.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 48587 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 09/02-12/11   CUN 151  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002 48588 5:00 PM-7:50 PM M 09/08-12/11 Kako, Peninnah CUN 151  

POL SCI-250: Law and Society (3 units; U )

The law and the operation of the legal system as they relate to contemporary social issues.

Notes:
American politics course. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48189 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Olsen, Erin BOL B60  
    3 LEC 202 52457 - 09/02-12/11 Wallander, Zachary ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

PSYCH-319: Gay and Lesbian Psychology (3 units; U ; SS)

Psychological theory and research on sexual orientation.

Notes:
Foundations course. Prereq: jr st; Psych 101(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 48185 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Hollander, Gerald LAP 250  

PSYCH-320: Psychology of Women (3 units; U ; SS)

Psychological theory and research on how gender influences our thinking, feelings, and behavior.

Notes:
Foundations course. Prereq: jr st; Psych 101(P).
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-605.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 401 45189 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Schaefer, Pamela CHM 180  
SS     DIS 601 45190 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/02-12/11   MER 314  
SS     DIS 602 45191 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/02-12/11   MER 314  
SS     DIS 603 45192 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11   MER 314  
SS     DIS 604 45193 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   MER 314  
SS     DIS 605 45194 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   MER 314  

SOC WRK-100: Introduction to Social Work (3 units; U )

A survey course focussed on the development of human service institutions and occupations.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49959 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Grosser, Mary Alice END 103  
    3 LEC 002 50003 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Maillet, Margaret END 103  
    3 LEC 201 52919 - 09/02-12/11 Schaefer, Brenda ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required. Service Learning

SOC WRK-250: Human Behavior and the Social Environment (3 units; U )

A survey course in normative development from conception through aging. Focus on the interaction between biological, psychological, social, and cultural forces.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st; Soc Wrk 100(P) or Psych 101(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49962 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Smuckler, Nancy END 103  
    3 LEC 002 50590 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Voith, Laura END 103  

SOC WRK-665: Cultural Diversity and Social Work (3 units; U/G ; CD,SS)

Emphasis on culture, race and ethnicity, theories of prejudice, and racial minority groups, and the politics of human services in multicultural society.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, admis to Soc Wrk major, satisfy English competency, Soc Wrk 100(P), 206(P), 250(350)(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 49973 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Hamm, Kathryn LAP 258  
Undergrads Only.
CD,SS   3 LEC 002 50018 9:30 AM-12:20 PM T 09/02-12/11 Dean, Sheryl LUB N130  
Grads Only.
CD,SS   3 LEC 003 50594 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Dean, Sheryl NWQ G544  
Undergrad/Grad

SOCIOL-250: Sex and Gender (3 units; U ; SS)

The study of sexual inequality; changing work and family roles in industrialized societies; the social construction of gender; sociological understandings of sexual diversity.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st or a Sociol 100-level course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 52363 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Oliker, Stacey CUN 151  

SOCIOL-260: The Family and Intimate Relationships (3 units; U ; SS)

Sources of diversity and change in patterns of intimate relationship, marriage, and family life.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st or a Sociol 100-level course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 43959 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Czarnezki, MaryAnn LUB N110  
SS   3 LEC 002 46672 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Czarnezki, MaryAnn BOL B84  

WMNS-200: Introduction to Women's Studies: A Social Science Perspective (3 units; U ; SS)

An interdisciplinary course with focus on social science approaches to the situation of women.

Notes:
May not be taken for cr if Wmns 201 or L&S-Hum 201 is also taken. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 48195 3:30 PM-6:10 PM T 09/02-12/11 Eichner, Carolyn CUN 107  
SS   3 LEC 002 47730 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Eddy, Cordelia SAB G28  

WMNS-201: Introduction to Women's Studies: A Humanities Perspective (3 units; U ; HU)

An interdisciplinary course with focus on humanities approaches to the situation of women.

Notes:
May not be taken for cr if Wmns 200 or L&S SS 200 is also taken. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47731 1:00 PM-3:40 PM F 09/02-12/11 O'Brien, Casey SAB G28  
HU   3 LEC 002 47732 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Peters, Natalie EMS E159  
HU   3 LEC 003 53708 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Yahnke, Megan BOL B87