You will gain an appreciation for the multiple dimensions of any given subject by applying the content, methods, and assumptions of two or more disciplines. Complete at least 3 credits, and courses in this category may satisfy other breadth requirements.
|CGS GSW 101x||Introduction to Women’s Studies||
An introduction to the major issues addressed by women’s studies with an emphasis on interdisciplinary social science theories and methodologies involved in gaining accurate knowledge about women’s lives and contributions to society, both within the United States and around the world. Perspectives, texts, and methodologies from across the social science disciplines ranging from history, economics, sociology, political science, public health, criminal justice, psychology, and others will be used to understand the experience of women and the cultural construction of gender.
|CGS REL 101x||Introduction to the Study of Religion||
This course introduces students to various methods employed in the academic study of religion and will provide opportunity for students to apply these methods to diverse expressions of the religious life.