University General Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    Jun 25, 2022  
University General Course Catalog 2021-2022
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WMST 354 - Politics and Women

(3 units) CO10
Women’s political movements, differential political socialization processes, and the economic and legal status of women. (PSC 354 and WMST 354 are cross-listed; credit may be earned in one of the two.)

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. select an apply appropriate methods of inquiry to analyze complex questions about gender difference and/or equity.
2. articulate an awareness of some of the central historical and present diversity issues addressed in the course, including race, ethnicity, gender, social class, religion, sexual identity, ability, national origin, or other identities.
3. analyze and interpret information about cultural differences, cultural rules, and gender biases in racial, religious, and ethnic groups within the United States.
4. analyze ways in which the history of cultural groups in the United States differ and how such differences position them in relation to one another.
5. articulate ways in which social identities such as race, class, and gender intersect in order to influence individual life experiences and/or perspectives.
6. integrate, synthesize, and apply knowledge of issues of gender and sexuality in both focused and broad interdisciplinary contexts.

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