Requirements

Women’s studies minor requirements (3 courses)

  • WOST 201 Introduction to Women’s Studies
  • WOST/PHIL 225 Philosophy and Feminism
  • WOST 401 Women, Justice, and Equality

Electives (2 courses)

Women’s Studies is a vibrant interdisciplinary minor with a wide array of elective offerings that vary annually. Students choose electives that complement their interests and goals in conjunction with the Women’s Studies coordinator.

Approved courses (partial listing)

  • ANTH 250 Special Topics*
  • ANTH 362 Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspectives
  • ANTH 368 Childhood in Cross Cultural Perspectives
  • COMM 231 Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM 250 Special Topics*
  • CLAS 210 Ancient Literature*
  • CLAS 230 Classical Mythology
  • CLAS 240 Ancient Society*
  • CLAS 310 Ancient Literature*
  • CLAS 330 Myth*
  • ENGL 180 Literature: Special Topics*
  • HIST 210 Women’s History
  • HIST 300 Topics in Latin America* 
  • INTG 215 Global Perspectives: Secret Lives of Women in Literature
  • PHIL 250 Special Topics*
  • PSYC 323 Psychology of Gender
  • RELG 220 Women and Religion
  • RELG 250 Special Topics*
  • SOCI 250 Special Topics*
  • SPAN 326 Topics in Spanish*
  • SPAN 315 Latin American Cinema*

  • THEA 285 Theatre and Society

*when topic is appropriate and approved


Transfer Credits:

Across the Core Curriculum and other programs of Monmouth College, most transfer courses are accepted. Departments Chairs have the final determination regarding how transfer credit will be applied to meet major or minor requirements. More information for transfer students is available on our Admission Transfer Credits page.