Gender Studies

SVSU offers an interdisciplinary minor in Gender Studies, which is offered collaboratively by the following departments:

  • Communication
  • English
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Political Science
  • Sociology

The objective of the Gender Studies minor is to enable students to develop the conceptual tools and the empirical background for studying the cultural significance of gender, the development of feminist perspectives, and the application of feminist perspectives within traditional academic disciplines. A major in Gender Studies is not available.


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