Women's and Gender Studies  
Sandra Reineke - Coordinator 
c/o Political Science - University of Idaho
P.O. Box 443165
Moscow, ID 83844-3165

OFFICE: Administration Bldg. #205
PHONE: (208) 885-7618
EMAIL: sreineke@uidaho.edu    

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Minor Requirements

WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES MINOR - Academic Minor Requirements

Download pdf of Change of Curriculum form to add a minor.

Required Course:

  • WmSt 201 Intro to Women's Studies (3 cr)

Elective Courses (select a minimum of 18 credits from at least two disciplines):

  • Comm 432: Gender and Communication (3 cr)
  • Engl/FLEN 481: Women's Literature (3 cr)
  • FCS 240: Intimate Relationships (3 cr)
  • FCS 440: Contemporary Family Relationships (3 cr)
  • FCS 445: Issues in Work and Family Life (3 cr)
  • FCS 462: Eating Disorders (2 cr)
  • H&S (Health & Safety) 311: Acquaintance Rape (3 cr)
  • Hist 357: Women in Pre-Modern European History (3 cr)
  • Hist 385:History of Sexuality
  • Hist 420: History of Women in American Society (3 cr)
  • Phil 425: Philosophy and Feminism (3 cr)
  • POLS 423/523: Politics, Policy and Gender (3 cr)
  • Psych 315: Psychology of Women (3 cr)
  • Psyc 320: Introduction to Social Psychology (3 cr)
  • Psyc 330: Human Sexuality (3 cr)
  • Soc 325: Sociology of the Family (3 cr)
  • Soc 424: Sociology of Gender (3 cr)
  • Soc/Anth 427: Racial and Ethnic Relations (3 cr)
  • WmSt 367: Topics in Women's Studies (3 cr)
  • WmSt 406: Ethics and Issues in New Reproductive and Genetic Technologies (3 cr)
  • WmSt 410: Feminist Theory and Action (3 cr)
  • WmSt 498: Internship (1-6 cr)
  • WmSt 499: Directed Study (3 cr)

With prior approval of the Women's and Gender Studies coordinator, a student may also include credit from survey courses, special topics courses, or seminars meeting the guidelines for inclusion of courses in a Women's and Gender Studies minor. No more than 3 credits may count toward both the student's major and minor.