WMST 5000

Internship in Women's Studies
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Supervised professional practice in an organization, agency, or business where women's leadership skills may be developed. Non-traditional format: Internship.

Prerequisites:
WMST 4010/6010 and Permission of Department
Semester Offered:
Fall
Spring
Summer

WMST 4970H

Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors)
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director. Non-traditional format: Directed study. Not offered on a regular basis.

Prerequisites:
Permission of Honors
Level:

WMST 4960H

Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors)
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director. Non-traditional format: Directed study. Not offered on a regular basis.

Prerequisites:
Permission of Honors
Level:

WMST 4950

Directed Studies in Women's Studies
Credit Hours:
1 - 3 hours

Readings and independent research closely supervised by a faculty member on a specific interdisciplinary topic in women's studies. Non-traditional format: Directed study.

Prerequisites:
WMST 4010 and Permission of Department
Duplicate Credit:
Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit
Level:

WMST 4900

Senior Seminar: Integration of Theory and Practice
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Advanced study of issues concerning women of diverse backgrounds, including women's health, employment, reproduction, sexuality, marriage and family, media representation, and socialization. Emphasis is on interdisciplinary perspectives and critical thinking along with application of knowledge and/or advocacy. Offered spring semester every year.

Prerequisites:
Permission of Major
Semester Offered:
Spring
Level:

WMST 4690/6690

History of Sexuality
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Examining the phenomenon of sexuality historically opens up rich questions about the motors of change over time, the nature of power, the limits of social variation, and even about knowledge itself. We use this subject matter to consider historical method and to analyze, research, communicate and persuade in written work.

Prerequisites:
WMST 4010/6010 or Permission of Department

WMST(LACS) 4500/6500

Latina Studies
Credit Hours:
3 hours

The study of Latina lives from a feminist perspective. Examination of research and writing about the lives of Latina women with a particular focus on the dynamics of communities in the United States, immigration, cultural values regarding gender, and effects of poverty and violence.

Prerequisites:
WMST 4010

WMST(MUSI) 4310/6310

Gender and Music Video
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Examination of music videos from the 1980s until the present. Music videos will be treated as texts from which we can glean cultural understanding as well as explore new ways of analyzing aesthetic communication and musical meaning.

Prerequisites:
Undergraduate prerequisite: Third or fourth year standing of POD
Graduate prerequisite: WMST 4010/6010 or permission of department

WMST 4260/6260

Women and Music
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Not open to students with credit in MUSI 4250/6250. Roles of women in music, including the history of women musicians in western art music, world cultures, and popular music. Gender studies in music. Non-traditional format: This course is also offered through University System of Georgia Independent and Distance Learning.

Prerequisites:
Third or fourth year standing or permission of department.

WMST 4250H

Special Topics in Women's Studies (Honors)
Credit Hours:
3 hours

Ongoing and current topics of scholarly interest in women's studies.

Prerequisites:
WMST 4010 or POD and Permission of Honors
Duplicate Credit:
Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit
Level: