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  Nov 23, 2017
2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Catalog]

Women’s Studies Minor

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Program: Minor
College of Arts and Sciences

Liberal Arts Building 35F ~ 260-481-6711 ~

Women’s studies is based on the premise that the study of women’s experiences, concerns, social roles, and creativity is essential to our knowledge of humankind and society. Feminist scholarship and theory provide the knowledge and analytical tools necessary for a gender-balanced perspective on our world, both past and present. The Women’s Studies Program affords you the opportunity to pursue feminist scholarship on women and gender through a variety of interdisciplinary courses.

See College of Arts and Sciences in see Part 4   for further information.

If you are pursuing a major other than women’s studies, you may earn a minor in women’s studies by completing the following 15 credits with a grade of C or better in each course and earning at least 8 credits as resident credit at IPFW.

Program Requirements

  • Credits from cross-referenced courses in humanities or fine arts Credits: 3

  • Credits from cross-referenced courses offered in social science or science Credits: 3

  • Additional credits in cross-referenced or WOST-prefixed courses Credits: 6

Total Credits: 15

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