Women's Studies Online Course(s)

Undergraduate

WS 279 Women in Activism

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

This course provides an introduction to Women in Activism and the movements that brought about global change. We will examine the history of women in various movements examining institutional and non-institutional politics, revolutionary movements, gendering public policy, the participation and protest within the global community as well as explore the elements of health, violence, and education. This course will also critically examine issues of privilege, power and bias not only in the U.S., but also on a global level. We will closely examine the movements that are creating change while examining social and cultural factors and the strong link to women in the all parts of the world and their role in social activism.

WS 294 Women and the American Experience

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

An interdisciplinary analysis of women’s position in society as presented through the disciplines of history, sociology, anthropology, theology, psychology, literature, and the fine arts. The course will examine theoretical approaches to the differential access to power between men and women and the existence of patriarchy in Western culture while specifically examining these issues relating to women in American society.