This class is no longer offered as of Winter 2019.
In this course, students are introduced to the main issues confronting women today. Topics such as patriarchy and oppression, media images, violence, work, and sexuality are covered. Feminism and the commonalities and differences of women from different racial/ethnic and class backgrounds will be discussed. Gender and women's rights, as they relate to political, social and legal systems, will be examined.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6