Women's Studies (Minor)

Arts and Sciences
Foreign Languages, ESL and Humanities

The Online Bulletin is for information purposes only. Current students must complete the requirements as outlined in the York Bulletin as applicable.
Course Descriptions
Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin

The Women's Studies minor is designed to familiarize students with the often neglected materials concerning the traditional status and role of women in culture and society and to stimulate a critical examination of the concept of gender in a variety of disciplines.

Course Requirements


Required Courses

HUM302 Women's Studies I 
HUM303 Women's Studies II 

Choose 3 courses from the following list

AAS203 Famous Black Men and Women 
AAS242 The Black Family 
ANTH205 Anthropology of Sex 
ENG395 Women Writers 
FA325 Women Artists 
FREN226 French and Francophone Women's Writing 
HE241 Sex and Sexuality 
HE316 Family Health 
HIST205 History of Women in the United States 
HIST206 Women and the Family in World History 
PHIL203 Philosophy of Women 
PSY236 The Psychology of Women 
SOC247 Family and Kinship 
SPAN320 Women Writers from Spain 
WLIT226 Contemporary Women Writers in World Literature 

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