Santa Clara University

Women's & Gender Studies Program
 

Women's and Gender Studies Courses

Faculty interested in cross-listing their departmental course with WGST click here

 

Courses

cross listed as

WGST

1A/2A

 

 

Composition and Rhetoric: Rhetorics of Identity/Rhetorics of Passing

WGST

11A/12A

 

 

Women in Transnational Perspective

WGST

14

ENGL

35G

African American Literature and Gender

WGST

15

ENGL

69

Literature by Women Writers of Color

WGST

16

ENGL

39G

Multicultural Literatures of the United States

WGST

33

PHSC

28

Human Sexuality

WGST

34

ENGL

67

U.S. Gay and Lesbian Literature

WGST

45

RSOC

41

Women’s Spiritualities

WGST

46

SCTR

26

Gender in Early Christianity

WGST

47

SCTR

39

Biblical Women and Power

WGST

48

TESP

79

Women in Christian Tradition

WGST

50

 

 

Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies

WGST

51

 

 

Introduction to LGBTQ Studies

WGST

56

ENGL

68

Literature and Women

WGST

57

HIST

84

US Women's History

WGST

58

PHIL

4A

Ethics and Gender

WGST

62/162

DANC

66/166

Women in Dance History

WGST

76

 

 

Violence Against Women

WGST

101/163

ENGL

125

Feminist Theory

WGST

102

COMM

111G

Research Methods

WGST

103

 

 

TOPICS in Women's and Gender Studies

WGST

104

 

 

Beauty, Culture and Society in Global Age

WGST

110

ENGL

158G

Native American Women Writers

WGST

111

ETHN

141

Asian American Women

WGST

112

ETHN

154

Women of Color in the U.S.

WGST

114

ETHN

157

Race, Gender, Class & the College Experience

WGST

115

SOCI

153

Race, Class and Gender in the U.S.

WGST

116

COMM

164A

Race, Gender & Public Health in the News

WGST

117

COMM

168A

Race, Gender and Politics in the News

WGST

118

POLI

169

Women and Law (This topic only)

WGST

120

ANTH

88

Middle East: Gender and Sexuality

WGST

121

ECON

135

Gender Issues in the Developing World

WGST

122

ENGL

153

Studies in Global Gay and Lesbian Cultures

WGST

123

FREN

113

Black African/Caribbean Women Writers

WGST

124

HIST

116

Sex and Gender in the Age of High Imperialism

WGST

125

HIST

143

Women in Political Revolutions

WGST

126

HIST

150

Gender and Sexuality in East Asia

WGST

127

POLI

127

Women and Law

WGST

128

SOCI

135

Women's Social Change in Latin America

WGST

129

ENGL

164

Studies in Caribbean Literature

WGST

133

CLAS 141

PHIL 131D

Love and Relationships in Classical Antiquity

WGST

134

ENGL

122

Film, Gender, and Sexuality (with sexuality topic only)

WGST

134AW

ENGL

122AW

Film, Gender, and Sexuality (with Professor Apara Nanda Only)

WGST

136

ENGL

156

Studies in Gay and Lesbian Culture

WGST

137

HIS

133

History of Sexuality

WGST

138

HIST

177

Gays and Lesbians in United States History

WGST

139

THTR

167

Gender and Performance

WGST

WGST

140

144

COMM

ANTH

106G

170

Gender, Health & Sexuality

Women, Gender, and Sexuality

WGST

145

RSOC

168

Gender and Judaism

WGST

146

RSOC

170

Religion, Gender and Globalization

WGST

147

SCTR

158

Postcolonial Perspectives on the New Testament

WGST

148

SCTR

165

Gender and Sexuality in Biblical Interpretations

WGST

149

TESP

131

Feminist Theology

WGST

150

TESP

139

Catholic Theology and Human Sexuality

WGST

151

TESP

175

Women’s Theologies from the Margins

WGST

152

RSOC

139

Mexican Popular Catholicism & Gender

WGST

153

SCTR

157

The Bible & Empire

WGST

154

ENGL

189G

Literature & Religion: Women Poets, Spirituality & Justice

WGST

155

ANTH

157

Family, Kin and Culture

WGST

156

ARTH

188

American Women in the Visual Arts

WGST

157

CLAS

185

Gender in Antiquity

WGST

158

CLAS

186

Women in Ancient Rome

WGST

159

CLAS 187

HIST 113

Family in Antiquity

WGST

160

COMM

101A

Vocation and Gender

WGST

161

COMM

108A

Communication and Gender (only)

WGST

163

ENGL

125

Feminist Literary Theory and Criticism

WGST

164

ENGL

132G

Studies in 19th-Century American Literature

WGST

165

ENGL

135G

Women and Gender in U.S. Fiction

WGST

166

ENGL

152

Women, Literature, and Theory

WGST

167

ENGL

168

Women and Literature

WGST

169

HIST

115S

Gender, Race, and Citizenship in the Atlantic World

WGST

170

HIST

119

Sex, Family, and Crime in Mediterranean Europe,  1300-1800

WGST

171

HIST

135

Women and Gender in Modern Europe

WGST

172

HIST

136

Gender and National Identity in 20th Century Eastern and Western Europe

WGST

173

HIST

181

United States Women Since 1900

WGST

174

HIST

182

Sex and Family in American History

WGST

175

FREN

174

French Novels and Films (Culture, Gender, and Social Classes only)

WGST

176

FREN

182

Women in French Literature

WGST

177

FREN

183

20th-Century French Women Writers

WGST

178

FREN

184

20th-Century French Women Writers in Translation

WGST

179

GERM

182

Women in German Literature

WGST

180

POLI

154

Women and Politics

WGST

181

SOCI

152

Women and Men in the Workplace

WGST

182

SOCI

157

Sociology of Family

WGST

183

THTR

151

Fashion, Politics, and Issues of Gender

WGST

184

PHIL

115

Feminism and Ethics

WGST

185

ITAL

182

20th-Century Italian Women Writers

WGST

186

ENGL

134G

Studies in Contemporary American Literature

WGST

189



Sex, Law, and Social Justice: The Politics of Advocacy

WGST

188

SOC

162

Gender and Justice

WGST

190

 

 

Senior Seminar

WGST

198

 

 

Internship

WGST

199

 

 

Directed Reading/Research