BA - Pathway Community/Clinical

BA - Women's and Gender Studies

Students interested in community organizing, social work, health care, education, and/or counseling will consider this pathway. Courses emphasize community and identity development, social transformation and justice movements, institutions and organizations, bodies and health, and service learning.

Core Requirements-Complete 27 units

Pathway - Complete 12 units

  • WGS 201 Feminist Lecture Series (Fall Only) (1) or WGS 302 Queer Lecture Series (1) (C2) (Spring Only) *additional to core lecture series course
  • WGS 285 Men and Masculinity (4) (E)
  • WGS 300 Gender, Race and Representation  (meets Ethnic Studies req.) (3) (C1)
  • WGS 305 LGBTQ U.S. History (3) (D3) (Fall Only)
  • WGS 311 Special Topics in WGS (3-4)
  • WGS 325 Youth: Gender Perspectives (4)
  • WGS 335 Reproductive Justice (4)
  • WGS 365 Feminism, Activism, and Social Justice (4)
  • WGS 370 Gender in Asian America (4)
  • WGS 390 Gender and Work (4)
  • WGS 420 Ethnicity and Gender (4) x-listed AMCS 420
  • WGS 405 Psychology of Gender (4) x-list PSY 405
  • WGS 430 Women and Crime (4) x-list CCJS 430 (Spring Only)
  • WGS 440 Sociology of Reproduction (4) x-list SOCI 440
  • ANTH 302 Biological Basis of Sex Differences (4)
  • ANTH 318HD Sex and Life Cycle (3) (E)
  • BIOL 220 Human Anatomy (4) (B3/Lab)
  • BIOL 224 Human Physiology (4) (B3/Lab)
  • BIOL 311 Sexually Transmitted Diseases (3) (B3)
  • CALS 405 The Chicano/Latin Family (3-4)
  • EDEC 420 Child Dev. in Adolescence & Emerging Adult. (3) (E)
  • GERN 319/SOCI 319 Aging and Society (4)
  • KIN 316 Women in Sport: Issues, Images, & Id (3)
  • NURS 480 Health, Sexuality and Society (3) (E)
  • PHIL 276 Gender and Social Justice (4)
  • SOCI 312 Sociology of Gender (4)
  • SOCI 360 Sociology of Sexualities (4)

other courses with advisor permission

Elective(s) - Complete 4 units

  • Any WGS course or recognized courses in other departments