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Women's and Gender Studies
Chair: Carolyn Eichner, Curtin Hall 535, 229-5918, http://uwm.edu/womens-gender-studies/
IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
1. Students who enroll in a WGS course and do not meet all prerequisites will be administratively dropped.
2. Students who miss the first week of a WGS course without having contacted the instructor in advance may be administratively dropped. Students who miss the first day of classes may also be subject to this policy.

Women's & Gender Studies Cross-listed Courses appear below under "ADDITIONAL COURSES - WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES" Contact Women's & Gender 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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WGS-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Cross-cultural and interdisciplinary study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities and experiences, with special attention paid to women's and gender issues.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 201 17831 - 09/05-12/14 O'Brien, Casey ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

WGS-192: First-Year Seminar: (3 units; U ; HU)

Specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.

Notes:
Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Women's Graphic Memoirs
HU   3 SEM 001 17832 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 O'Brien, Casey NWQ 1871 PDF
Audit never allowed.
Masculinities and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction
HU   3 SEM 002 24084 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Barth, Dylan NWQ 1935  
Audit never allowed.

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 17829 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Hoffman, Jill NWQ 1871  
SS   3 LEC 002 17825 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Anderson-Ives, Julia NWQ 1871  

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 17826 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Eichner, Carolyn NWQ 1935  
HU   3 LEC 002 17827 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Witz, Katie NWQ 1871  
HU   3 LEC 004 26132 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Witz, Katie NWQ 1871  
HU   3 LEC 203 24238 - 09/05-12/14 Grensavitch, Krista ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

WGS-290: Selected Topics in Women's and Gender Studies: (3 units; U )

Selected women's and gender studies issues and topics, limited to undergraduates.

Notes:
Specific topics and add'l prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Black Feminisms
    3 LEC 001 26056 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Lang, Charmaine NWQ G596  

WGS-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:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 17822 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

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 24092 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/06 Mansson McGinty, Anna BOL B95 PDF
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/20      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/04      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/18      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 11/01      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 11/15      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 12/06      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 12/13      
Undergraduate credit only this semester. Jointly offered w/ WGS 701.
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed.

WGS-410: Feminist Theory (3 units; U/G )

Interdisciplinary survey of theories that shape and inform women's studies and feminist scholarship.

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 17824 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Huang, Xin CRT 209  
Consent required to audit.

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 17828 - 09/05-12/14 Miller-Dillon, Kathleen ROOM TBA  

WGS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

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:
May be retaken 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 17823 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

WGS-501: Advanced Humanities 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 combined max of 9 cr 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
Gender and Anger
    3 SEM 001 25169 3:30 PM-6:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Kennedy, Gwynne CRT 203 PDF

WGS-535: Philosophical Topics in Feminist Theory: (3 units; U/G )

Study of selected feminist theorists with an emphasis on past or contemporary thinkers. Attention will be paid to the philosophical importance of the problems raised.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to a 6 cr max. Philos 535 & WGS(Wmns) 535 are jointly offered; with same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; a course in philos or women's and gender stds.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Women in the History of Philosophy
    3 LEC 001 25803 11:00 AM-1:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Atherton, Margaret CRT 607  

WGS-699: Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under supervision of a Wmns Stds faculty or instructional academic staff member. Students must submit study proposal. For more information, consult Wmns Stds Prog asst dir.

Notes:
May be retaken for cr. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, Womens & Gender Studies Prog dir & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17803 - 09/05-12/14 Eichner, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 17804 - 09/05-12/14 Huang, Xin ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 17805 - 09/05-12/14 Kader, Cheryl ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 17806 - 09/05-12/14 Kennedy, Gwynne ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 005 17807 - 09/05-12/14 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 006 17808 - 09/05-12/14 Miller-Dillon, Kathleen ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 007 17809 - 09/05-12/14 Westlund, Andrea ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 008 24232 - 09/05-12/14 Wiesner-Hanks, Merry ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 009 26368 - 09/05-12/14 O'Brien, Casey TBA  
Audit never allowed.

WGS-700: Feminist Issues and Scholarship (3 units; G )

Advanced introduction to feminist scholarship and research in multiple disciplines and introduction to the disciplinary history of Women's Studies.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 17830 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Pitt, Kristin CRT 766  
Consent required to audit.

WGS-701: Advanced Global Feminisms (3 units; G )

Interdisciplinary graduate-level course focusing on women, men, and gender relationships in international perspective, including the social and cultural conditions within which they live.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 26094 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/06 Mansson McGinty, Anna BOL B95  
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/20      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/04      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/18      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 11/01      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 11/15      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 12/06      
          3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 12/13      
Jointly offered w/ WGS 401. Graduate students need not enroll if WGS 401 previously taken for graduate credit.
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed.
Consent required to audit.

WGS-710: Advanced Feminist Theory (3 units; G )

Interdisciplinary graduate-level seminar on introductory themes, issues, and conflicts in feminist theory.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 24100 3:30 PM-6:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Westlund, Andrea CRT 535B  
Consent required to audit.

WGS-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirements.

Notes:
Enroll for 1 cr; fee for 1 cr assessed. Student schedule will show 1N cr; this will be changed to 0 cr for grade report & permanent record. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001 17810 - 09/05-12/14 Eichner, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    0 IND 002 17811 - 09/05-12/14 Huang, Xin ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    0 IND 003 17812 - 09/05-12/14 Kennedy, Gwynne ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    0 IND 004 17813 - 09/05-12/14 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    0 IND 005 24233 - 09/05-12/14 Westlund, Andrea ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    0 IND 006 24257 - 09/05-12/14 Wiesner-Hanks, Merry ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

WGS-990: Research and Thesis (1 - 3 units; G )

Reserved for research in connection with master's thesis.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17814 - 09/05-12/14 Eichner, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 17815 - 09/05-12/14 Huang, Xin ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 17816 - 09/05-12/14 Kennedy, Gwynne ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 17817 - 09/05-12/14 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 005 24234 - 09/05-12/14 Westlund, Andrea ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 006 24258 - 09/05-12/14 Wiesner-Hanks, Merry ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

WGS-999: Advanced Independent Work (1 - 6 units; G )

Independent reading or project; topic selected in agreement with supervising professor.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; cons Wmns dir.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 17818 - 09/05-12/14 Eichner, Carolyn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 17819 - 09/05-12/14 Huang, Xin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 17820 - 09/05-12/14 Kennedy, Gwynne ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 17821 - 09/05-12/14 Mansson McGinty, Anna ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 24235 - 09/05-12/14 Westlund, Andrea ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 24260 - 09/05-12/14 Wiesner-Hanks, Merry ROOM TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Women's and Gender Studies
 
BIO SCI-206: Biology of Women (3 units; U ; NS)

An anatomical and physiological view of the human female life cycle with emphasis on women's health.

Notes:
Prereq: course in biology.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 201 22056 - 09/05-12/14 Bott, Terry ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

BUS ADM-441: Diversity in Organizations (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Conceptual and experiential understanding of cultural values and practices among diverse groups in organizations. Addresses institutional and personal discrimination, stereotyping and prejudice.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Bus Adm 443 with similar title. Prereq: jr st, admis to Bus Adm major, & Bus Adm 330(C); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 21919 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Ragins, Belle LUB S241  
Additional Tuition $63.66.
Consent required to audit.

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 25189 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Henzl, Sally MER 344  
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 001 22615 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Jagiello, Kristy MER G48  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002 22968 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Jagiello, Kristy MER 248  
Consent required to audit.

COMPLIT-233: Literature and Film: (3 units; U ; HU)

Themes, styles, and ideology in cinematic and literary texts.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Body & Desire from Hollywood to Bollywood
HU   3 LEC 001 22008 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Xu, Jian CRT 209  

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 20279 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen BOL B46  

ENGLISH-622: Seminar in Irish Literature: (3 units; U/G )

Specific themes, critical or aesthetic issues, or generic development, in one or more periods of Irish literature.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: sr st, satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req, 9 cr English and/or CompLit courses at the 300-level or above; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Irish Women Writers
    3 SEM 001 24953 3:30 PM-6:10 PM R 09/05-12/14 Lanters, Josepha CRT 219 Word

ETHNIC-255: Migration and Gender: Starbucks, Sex Trafficking, and Nannies (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Changing roles of women in the global marketplace; effects of migration on gender and family life.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of Ethnic 250 with similar title. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 21038 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Hernandez, Kimberly LUB S195 PDF

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 24341 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Monson, Tyler CRT 219  

ETHNIC-325: Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in Milwaukee: (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Influxes into the U.S. of migrants from Europe, Latin America, and elsewhere; evolution of conflict and division; particular attention to Civil Rights and deindustrialization.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
City of Festivals, City of Division
CD,HU   3 SEM 001 23238 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Bruce, Jonathan MER 347 Word
Consent required to audit.

HEBR ST-332: Women in the Bible (3 units; U )

Analyzes stories about women in the Old Testament from a literary, cultural and historical perspective; includes how these texts have influenced modern views of women.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 21384 - 09/05-12/14 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 23593 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric LUB N146  
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-660: Seminar in Contemporary Issues in Media Studies: (3 units; U/G )

Research-oriented approaches to theoretical and social issues in mass communication.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Gender, Race, and Class in Wedding Media
    3 SEM 001 22941 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric NWQ G587  
This section not offered for graduate credit this semester.

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 19611 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Kies, Bridget MIT 191  
HU   3 LEC 202 24536 - 09/05-12/14 Bartholomay, Daniel ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 22041 - 09/05-12/14 Lee, Jieun ONLINE WEB  
A 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-620: Global Food Security and Systems (3 units; U/G )

An in-depth investigation of global food systems and their impact on food security and development.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 25532 - 09/05-12/14 Dressel, Anne ONLINE WEB  
Additional distance ed fee of $390 will be assessed for this section. This course is taught online

PHILOS-535: Philosophical Topics in Feminist Theory: (3 units; U/G )

Study of selected feminist theorists with an emphasis on past or contemporary thinkers. Attention will be paid to the philosophical importance of the problems raised.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Philos 535 & Wmns 535 are jointly offered; with same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; a course in philos or women's stds.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Women in the History of Philosophy
    3 LEC 001 25096 11:00 AM-1:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Atherton, Margaret CRT 607  

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 21418 1:00 PM-3:40 PM F 09/05-12/14 Hollander, Gerald LUB S185  

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 20432 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Kunz, Jennifer MER 131  
SS     DIS 601 20433 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Parisi, Elizabeth GAR B17  
SS     DIS 602 20434 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Parisi, Elizabeth GAR B17  
SS     DIS 603 20435 8:00 AM-8:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Parisi, Elizabeth GAR B17  
SS     DIS 604 20436 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Parisi, Elizabeth GAR B17  
SS     DIS 605 20437 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Parisi, Elizabeth GAR B17  

SOC WRK-630: Families and Poverty (2 - 3 units; U/G )

Description of families in poverty and analysis of historical and contemporary national and state policies aimed at reducing poverty.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; one prior course in Soc Wrk recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 - 3 LEC 002 23345 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Thomas, Mary MER 211  

SOC WRK-771: Development of the Family Over the Life Span (3 units; G )

The family as a social system as it engages in various developmental tasks throughout the life cycle and in interaction with the social context; social work implications of relevant theories and research.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 21843 - 09/05-12/14 Casali, Michael ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required.

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 23187 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Bartholomay, Daniel KEN 1150  

SOCIOL-444: Sociology of the Body (3 units; U/G )

How the body is shaped by social forces. Relationship between the body, identity, and culture, focusing on gender, race/ethnicity, and disability.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & any Sociol course; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 25146 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Costello, Cary KEN 1150