Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Major
The requirements for the major consist of 10 courses. Students must take the following:
|WGSS 3000||Gender and Sexuality Studies||4|
|WGSS 3001||Queer Theories||4|
|WGSS 3002||Feminist and Women's Studies||4|
|Select six elective courses with the WGSS attribute code 1|
|Select one of the following:|
Any course with the WGSS subject code or the WGSS attribute code may fulfill this requirement. Concentration and distribution courses (previously part of the women's studies major) are no longer required.
The senior project or thesis may build upon work completed in an elective course, but all students who do not opt for an internship must register for WGSS 4920 Senior Project or WGSS 4930 Senior Thesis in their senior year. The internship, WGSS 4910, provides field experience and results in a paper. The internship paper, project documentation, or thesis is placed in the library collection of the WGSS program.
The major in women, gender, and sexuality studies is available at Fordham College at Rose Hill, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, and Fordham School of Professional Studies at Lincoln Center.
Fordham College at Rose Hill students: The requirements above are in addition to those of the Core Curriculum.
Fordham College at Lincoln Center students: The requirements above are in addition to those of the Core Curriculum.
Professional and Continuing Studies students: The requirements above are in addition to those of the PCS Core Curriculum.