Gender and Women's Studies

  • Gender & Women's Studies
  • Gender & Women's Studies faculty
  • Ni Una Menos
  • Double Major with Gender and Women's Studies
  • Phenomenal Woman Awards

2 Year Graduation Plan

1st Year Transfer Student or
Third Year Student

FALL SEMESTER
1st Year Transfer Student or
Third Year Student

SPRING SEMESTER
1.  GWS 100 (Intro to GWS) or GWS 110 (Women, Work and Family)1. GWS 302 – Feminist Methods 
2. GWS 300 – Women as Agents of Change2. GWS Concentration, Experimental or Selected Topics (3-6 units)
3. GWS Concentration, Experimental or Selected Topics (3-6 units)3. GWS Elective, Experimental or Selected Topics Courses (recommended course: GWS 351 – Intersections of Gender, Race, Class and Sexuality)
4. GWS Elective, Experimental or Selected Topics (3 units)4. GWS Elective, Experimental or Selected Topics Courses
5. Elective5. Elective
*General advisement : Students are advised to take the Writing Proficiency Examination once they have earned 56 units.
*Major Advisement: Students must select a concentration within the Women’s Studies major. Please consult advisor for details.
 
2nd  Year Transfer Student or
Fourth Year Student

FALL SEMESTER
2nd  Year Transfer Student or
Fourth Year Student

SPRING SEMESTER
1. GWS 301 - Feminist Theories1. GWS 400 - GWS Senior Seminar
2. GWS 305 SL/CS - GWS Community Service2. GWS Concentration, Experimental or Selected Topics (3-6 units) 
3. GWS Concentration, Experimental or Selected Topics (3-6 units) – if needed3. GWS Elective, Experimental or Selected Topics Courses
4. GWS Elective, Experimental or Selected Topics Courses4. Elective
5. Elective5. Elective
*General advisement: In addition to all GE, Title V and major requirements, students will need elective credits to complete the 120 units required for graduation. 
Within the 120 units, students must complete 40 upper division units. This sequencing sample is based on an average semester enrollment of 15 units.