LGBTQ Studies

Gender Studies

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) Studies engages students in critical analysis of contemporary issues within the intersections of gender and sexuality.

For the major in intercultural studies with a focus in LGBTQ studies, choose three of the following in addition to the rest of the major requirements. As part of the requirements for a minor in intercultural studies, the area of LGBTQ Studies requires two of the following courses:

  • COM 331 Language, Identity and the Rainbow
  • ENG 350 Special Topics: LGBT Rhetoric
  • GEO 350 Geography of Sexuality and Gender
  • KIN 346 Human Sexuality
  • ICS 492 Independent Study (queer theory, LGBTQ histories, etc.)
  • PSY 228 Psychology of Women (alternate January Term only)
  • SOC 305 Sex and Gender in Society
  • REL 331 Christian Ethics and Human Sexuality
  • REL 363 Gender, Sexuality and Religion (as arranged)

An internship, field experience or international study may also be developed to fit individual needs.

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