WMST 0001. Introduction to Women's Studies

Units: 3
Formerly known as SSCI 27
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL A
Hours: 54 lecture
Examination of the varying roles of women in society, emphasizing the diversity of both local and transnational women's experiences. Investigation includes history, embodiment, scientific and cultural representations, work, family, artistic production and social movements. Focuses on power and gender roles and how they vary for women and men of different racial, ethnic, class, national, ability and sexuality groups. (CSU, UC)