ACADEMIC COURSES WITH GENDER & LGBTQIA TOPICS

80+ COURSES, ACROSS 17 DEPARTMENTS

Over 80+ courses at Elon contain a focus on gender, gender identity, feminism, sexual orientation, and related topics.

WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES MINOR

Across the 80+ courses throughout 17 departments, only 5 courses are needed to earn the Women's & Gender Studies Minor.  2 of these 4 courses are required (WGS 110:  Sex & Gender; WGS 300: Current Controversies in Feminism) while the other 3 may be selected from the list of WGS electives below.

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ELIGIBLE COURSES FOR WGS MINOR

Below is the full listing of 80+ courses across 17 departments which apply to the Women's & Gender Studies Minor.  Even if you don't declare the WGS Minor, these are courses which have been designated as containing focused academic content around gender, gender identity, feminism, sexual orientation, and related topics:

ANT 324 - Culture and Sex
ANT 329 - Women, Culture, & the World
ANT 382 - Gender and Archaeology
ARH 320 - Issues in Contemporary Art
ARH 321 - Race & Gender in American Art
COM 386 - Gender and Communication
DAN 320 - Dance and Gender
ECO 317 - Gender and Development
ENG 333 - Women in Literature: Feminist Approaches
ENG 355/356 - The Novel: British Women Writers
ENG 361 - Gender Issues in Cinema
GST 212 - Women, Men and Society
GST 242 - Guatemala (varies by instructor)
GST 245 - Barbados: Culture, Sport, and Media
GST 357 - Women, Culture and Development
GST 269 - Women and Global Leadership
GST 270 - Women and Men in Society
GST 326 - Human Sexuality
GST 332 - Wonder Women: History and Rhetoric
GST 338 - American Adolescence
GST 344 - The Camera Eye, the Camera I
GST 345 - Gender Issues in Education
GST 346 - Childbirth
GST 357 - Women, Culture and Development
GST 361 - Sex and Society
GST 369 - Men & Masculinity
GST 395 - The Politics of Beauty
GST 403 - The Other Others: Francophone Women's Voices
GST 406 - Women's Health Issues
GST 369 - Women in Music
HSS 311 - Social Policy & Inequality
HSS 349 - Violence in Families
HST 355 - Oral History: NC Women
HST 364 - History of Women in the US
HST 466 - Seminar: Women & Gender in Antiquity
HST 467 - Seminar: Gender & Sexuality in the US
INT 141 - International Relations
MUS 469 - Women in Music
PHL 320 - Reclaiming Democracy
PHL 345 - Feminist Philosophy
PHL 370 - Philosophy of the Body
POL 141 - International Relations
POL 316 - Gender and American Politics
POL 384 - Women and American Politics
PSY 215 - Psychology of Personal Relationships
PSY 315 - Psychology of Sex & Gender
PSY 367 - Psychological Perspectives on Human Sexuality
REL 110 - Religion in a Global Context (sections by Allocco, Huber)
REL 201 - Buddhist Traditions
REL 205 - Jewish Traditions (with Geoff Claussen)
REL 326 - Sex Lives of the Saints
REL 343 - Women, Violence, & Resistance
REL 344 - Christianity and Social Justice (sections by Peters)
REL 360 - Hindu Goddesses: From Myths to Movies
REL 361 - Women, Religion and Ethnography
REL 363 - Women in Islam: Veneration, Veils, and Voices
REL 372 - Women, Gender and Ethnography
SOC 311 - Sociology of Families
SOC 312 - Sociology of Interpersonal Violence & Relationships Health
SOC 345 - Sociocultural Perspectives on Gender
SOC 389 - Women, Culture, & the World
WGS 110 - Sex and Gender
WGS 300 - Current Controversies in Feminism
WGS 481 - Internship
WGS 491 - Independent Study