Learning Outcomes

A student who completes a Women's and Gender Studies minor at UWGB will demonstrate the ability to:

  • critically read, recognize, and analyze the gendered identities presented to them;
  • understand how gender expectations function in culture, history, and social dynamics
  • investigate how gender constructs impact their everyday lives and issues within their major or current field of study
  • begin to appreciate/understand other cultures and peoples through investigation of the role that gender plays in their societies
  • construct alternative ways to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate their views of their major and related fields
  • initiate positive change in terms of gender definition/stereotypes
  • enhance their overall general education by synthesizing the various disciplines through this minor's pedagogical approach