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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies
Coordinator: Cary Costello, Associate Professor, Sociology, BOL 738, costello@uwm.edu

Please visit http://uwm.edu/letters-science/programs/?discipline=Lesbian%2C+Gay%2C+Bisexual%2C+%26+Transgender+Studies 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: 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
15736 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM 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
19080 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Masannat, Siwar MIT 361  
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 202
22241 - 09/03-12/12 Charles, B ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

LGBT-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
23459 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Monson, Tyler MER 211  

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
19081 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM 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
18310 - 09/03-12/12   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
19082 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM 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
18309 - 09/03-12/12   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; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
15737 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies
 
AFRIC-311: African Religious Thought and Social Organizations (3 units; U/G )

A critical analysis of foundations from which complex social structures and institutions evolved in the diverse societies of the Afroworld.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

A critical analysis of foundations from which complex social structures and institutions evolved in the diverse societies of the Afroworld.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
26627 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Wilson, Anika MIT 361  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
26636 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Wilson, Anika MIT 361  
Consent required to audit.

AFRIC-311G: African Religious Thought and Social Organizations (3 units; U/G )

A critical analysis of foundations from which complex social structures and institutions evolved in the diverse societies of the Afroworld.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

A critical analysis of foundations from which complex social structures and institutions evolved in the diverse societies of the Afroworld.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
26627 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Wilson, Anika MIT 361  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
26636 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Wilson, Anika MIT 361  
Consent required to audit.

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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
20257 - 09/03-12/12 Applbaum, Kalman ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
SS   3 LEC 402
19332 12:00 PM-12:50 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Malaby, Thomas END 103 PDF
SS     DIS 601
19333 1:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Pfeiffer, Joann SAB 149  
SS     DIS 602
19334 2:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/03-12/12 Pfeiffer, Joann SAB 149  
SS     DIS 603
19335 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/03-12/12 Pfeiffer, Joann SAB 149  
SS     DIS 604
19336 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/03-12/12 Pfeiffer, Joann SAB 149  

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
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
22467 - 09/03-12/12   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
23547 - 09/03-12/12   ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
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 002
21551 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Orcholski, Megan MER 348  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 003
25788 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Orcholski, Megan MER 248  
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
26789 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 McCool, Joseph BOL B40  

HIST-242: Women and Gender in Europe: 1750 to the Present (3 units; U ; HU)

Social, economic, cultural, religious and political aspects of the history of women and gender from the Enlightenment to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
24669 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Miller, Randolph HLT 180  

JAMS-111: Gender and the Media (3 units; U ; HU)

How gender representations in popular media inform and construct our understandings of the world; gender in popular culture, including new media; critical analysis of representations.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in JAMS 460. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
21821 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Lohman, Eric MER 131 Word
Consent required to audit.

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 570. Prereq: Sociol 101(P); satisfaction of GER Quant Lit Part B or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001
20616 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Greenleaf, Christy LAP 160  
Consent required to audit.

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
20540 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Morgan, Sarah CUN 151  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002
20541 5:00 PM-7:50 PM M 09/09-12/12 Luft, Heidi CUN 151  

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
20504 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Payne, Kristen BOL B40  

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).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
25512 - 09/03-12/12 Kunz, Jennifer ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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

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
20808 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Maillet, Margaret END 110  
Service Learning.
    3 LEC 005
23913 4:00 PM-6:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Maillet, Margaret END 103  
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
21213 - 09/03-12/12 Stueber, Brenda ONLINE WEB  
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 003
22327 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Hamm, Kathryn 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.

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
20810 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
Graduate
24570 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002
22148 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002
Graduate
24571 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 003
20913 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 De Silva, Elvira CRT 109  
CD,SS   3 LEC 003
Graduate
24572 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 De Silva, Elvira CRT 109  
CD,SS   3 LEC 006
26059 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Greer, Charles BOL B40  
CD,SS   3 LEC 006
Graduate
26060 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Greer, Charles BOL B40  

SOC WRK-665G: 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.

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
20810 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
Graduate
24570 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002
22148 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002
Graduate
24571 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/03-12/12 Schuppie, Julie MER 316  
CD,SS   3 LEC 003
20913 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 De Silva, Elvira CRT 109  
CD,SS   3 LEC 003
Graduate
24572 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 De Silva, Elvira CRT 109  
CD,SS   3 LEC 006
26059 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Greer, Charles BOL B40  
CD,SS   3 LEC 006
Graduate
26060 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Greer, Charles BOL B40  

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
25936 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Dorshorst, Emily LUB N130  

SOCIOL-260: Blood, Sex, Money, Power: Families and Intimate Relationships (3 units; U ; SS)

The social forces that shape inequality within, and the formation and maintenance of, marriage and other intimate relationships across diverse groups.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
23222 - 09/03-12/12 Chesley, Noelle ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

WGS-200: Introduction to Women's and Gender 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 WGS(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
18402 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Merkle, Katlyn AUP 191  
SS   3 LEC 002
25767 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Colip, Zoe MIT 195  
SS   3 LEC 003
23364 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Nelson, Christina MIT 195  

WGS-201: Introduction to Women's and Gender 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 WGS(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
18399 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Hjelle, Elizabeth MIT 195  
HU   3 LEC 002
18400 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Grensavitch, Krista MIT 195  
HU   3 LEC 003
25635 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Cooke, Sarah MIT 195  

WGS-401: Global Feminisms (3 units; U/G )

Interdisciplinary study of women and gender in international perspective, including topics such as work, religion, ideology, and UN conferences.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & WGS(Wmns) 200(P) or 201(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
22039 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Pitt, Kristin CRT 309  
Undergraduate credit only this semester.

WGS-489: Internship in Women's and Gender Studies (1 - 3 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of Women's and Gender Studies in an appropriate organizational, educational, business, or political setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; WGS(Wmns) 200(P), 201(P), 500(P), or 501(P); 2.50 gpa & cons Women's and Gender Studies Prog dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 FLD 001
18401 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  

WGS-500: Advanced Social Science Seminar in Women's and Gender Studies: (3 units; U/G )

Theoretical foundations of feminist research and exploration of the tools, methodology and analytical skills employed in interdisciplinary women's and gender studies scholarship.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr combined max for WGS(Wmns) 500 & 501. Prereq: jr st; 6 cr in women's and gender studies.

Theoretical foundations of feminist research and exploration of the tools, methodology and analytical skills employed in interdisciplinary women's and gender studies scholarship.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr combined max for WGS(Wmns) 500 & 501. Prereq: jr st; 6 cr in women's and gender studies.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Queer Color of Critique
    3 SEM 001
23366 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Favara, Jeremiah CRT B12 Word
Queer Color of Critique
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
27871 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Favara, Jeremiah CRT B12  

WGS-500G: Advanced Social Science Seminar in Women's and Gender Studies: (3 units; U/G )

Theoretical foundations of feminist research and exploration of the tools, methodology and analytical skills employed in interdisciplinary women's and gender studies scholarship.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr combined max for WGS(Wmns) 500 & 501. Prereq: jr st; 6 cr in women's and gender studies.

Theoretical foundations of feminist research and exploration of the tools, methodology and analytical skills employed in interdisciplinary women's and gender studies scholarship.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr combined max for WGS(Wmns) 500 & 501. Prereq: jr st; 6 cr in women's and gender studies.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Queer Color of Critique
    3 SEM 001
23366 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Favara, Jeremiah CRT B12 Word
Queer Color of Critique
    3 SEM 001
Graduate
27871 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/09-12/12 Favara, Jeremiah CRT B12  

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