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Gender Studies Minor

General Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Specific Information

Complete both of the following:

  • BSC 2026 Human Sexuality (3)
  • SYG 2220 Introduction to Gender Studies (3)

Complete nine credits from the following courses that have a gender focus:

  • AMH 3561 Women in America to 1870 (3)
  • AMH 3562 Women in America since 1870 (3)
  • CCJ 4663 Female Crime (3)
  • CCJ 4681 Domestic Violence (3)
  • COM 3014 Communication and Gender (3)
  • EUH 4610 Women and Family in the Middle Ages (3)
  • HIS 3938 Issues in Interdisciplinary History (3)
  • LIT 3301 Cultural Studies and Popular Arts (3)
  • LIT 4493 Politics and Literature (3)
  • LIT 4853 Topics in Cultural Critique (3)
  • PHM 3101 Philosophies of Hman Liberation (3)
  • PHM 4123 Feminist Philosophy (3)
  • POS 4072 Women in Politics and Government (3)
  • SOP 4777 Psychology of Human Sexuality (3)
  • SOW 4194 Inter-relational Violence (3)
  • SOW 4274 International Social Work (3)
  • SYD 3800 Sociology of Gender (3)
  • SYD 4020 Global Population (3)
  • SYO 3530 Social Stratification (3)
  • SYO 4180 Sociology of Work and Family (3)
  • THE 2430 Perform Arts-Culturally Diverse Society (3)
  • WOH 3221 Women and Gender in World History (3)

Catalog Year: 2020-2021

Total Semester Hours Required: 15 Hours


Transfer Notes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.