Gender, Sexuality, & Women's Studies: Health and Disability Studies, BA
This concentration will be of interest to students who want to explore the intersections between history and health and the ways that disability and health are both shaped by, and experienced in, society. Courses are typically cross-listed with History and Sociology of Science, Sociology, Psychology, and English, but courses from other Departments can be approved on a case-by-case basis.
The minimum total course units for graduation in this major is 33. Double majors may entail more course units.
For information about the General Education requirements, please visit the College of Arts & Sciences Curriculum page.
|College General Education Requirements and Free Electives|
|Foundational Approaches + Sectors1 + Free Electives||20|
|GSWS 002||Gender and Society||1|
|GSWS 003||Introduction to Sexuality Studies and Queer Theory||1|
|GSWS Theory Course||1|
|Select 5 courses with 4 courses in at least two different departments||5|
|Select 4 elective courses||4|
|Select 1 course unit||1|
|Total Course Units||33|
You may count no more than one course toward both a Major and a Sector requirement. For Exceptions, check the Policy Statement.
Students with an overall GPA of 3.4 and 3.6 or better in the major are eligible for honors.
Students may select one of five concentrations:
- Feminist Studies
- Global Gender and Sexuality Studies
- Health and Disability
- LGBTQ Studies
The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2020 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.