Related Courses

The following courses from other departments may be counted toward the major in Women's and Gender Studies. For a course description, please refer to the appropriate department's courses in the Wellesley College online course catalog.

Courses for Credit Toward the Major

Courses for Credit Toward the Women’s and Gender Studies Major

AFR 212

Black Women Writers

AFR 222

Blacks and Women in American Cinema

AFR 316-01-F/ARTH 316-01-F

Topics in African/African American Art

AMST 315

Beats, Rhymes, and Life: Hip-Hop Studies

AMST 342

Sexualities in Whitman's America

ANTH 238

The Vulnerable Body: Anthropological Understandings

ARTH 230

Frank Lloyd Wright and the American Home

ARTH 245

House and Home: Domestic Architecture, Interiors, and Material Life in North America, 1600-1900

ARTH 316-01-F/AFR 316-01-F

Topics in African/African American Art

CAMS 203/CHIN 243

Chinese Cinema (in English)

CHIN 243/CAMS 203

Chinese Cinema (in English)

ECON 243

The Political Economy of Gender, Race, and Class

ECON 343

Seminar. Feminist Economics

EDUC 312

Seminar. History of Childhood and Child Welfare

ENG 121

Jane Austen's Novels

ENG 269/AMST 269

Asian American Literature

ENG 272

The Nineteenth-Century Novel

ENG 364-01-S/AMST 364-01-S

Race and Ethnicity in Literature

ENG 383-01-F

Women in Literature, Culture, and Society

FREN 313

George Sand and the Romantic Theatre

FREN 323

Liberty, Equality, Sexualities: How the Values of the French Republic Have Both Protected and Limited Sexual Freedom

FREN 331

Desire, Sexuality, and Love in African Francophone Cinema

GER 245

Radicals, Decadents, and New Women: Literature, Culture, and Society in Weimar Germany, 1918-1933 (in English)

GER 329

Readings in Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Literature

GER 345

Radicals, Decadents, and New Women: Literature, Culture, and Society in Weimar Germany, 1918-1933

HIST 215

Gender and Nation in Latin America

HIST 243

Gender and Sexuality in Twentieth-Century Europe

HIST 293

Changing Gender Constructions in the Modern Middle East

ITAS 274

Women in Love: Portraits of Female Desire in Italian Culture

JPN 353/THST 353

Lady Murasaki and The Tale of Genji (in English)

KOR 256

Gender and Language in Modern Korean Culture (in English)

MUS 224/REL 224

Hildegard of Bingen

MUS 222

Music, Gender, and Sexuality

MUS 322

Music, Gender, and Sexuality

PEAC 205

Gender, War and Peacebuilding

PHIL 218

Feminist Philosophy of Science

PHIL 249

Medical Ethics

PHIL 300-01-F

Seminar in Modern Philosophy

POL1 324

Seminar. Gender and Law

POL2 301

Gender, Islam, and Politics

POL2 307

Women and Development

POL4 344

Feminist Political Theory

REL 209

Women, Sexuality, and Patriarchalism in the New Testament

REL 224/MUS 224

Hildegard of Bingen

REL 225

Women in Christianity

REL 226

The Virgin Mary

REL 243

Women in the Biblical World

REL 323

Seminar. Feminist, Womanist, Mujeristaand Queer Theologies

SOC 209

Social Inequality: Class, Race, and Gender

SOC 233

Gender and Power in South Asia

SOC 234

Gender and International Development

SOC 308

Children in Society

SPAN 260

Women, Gender, and Love in Twenty-first-Century Spain

SPAN 263

Women's Art and Activism in Latin America

SPAN 271

Intersecting Currents: Afro-Hispanic and Indigenous Writers in Latin American Literature

SPAN 279

The Jewish Women Writers of Latin America

SPAN 327

Seminar. Latin American Women Writers: Identity, Marginality, and the Literary Canon

THST 212

Woman, Center Stage

THST 353/JPN 353

Lady Murasaki and The Tale of Genji (in English)


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Contact Us

Department of
Wome​n's and Gender Studies

Founders Hall 422
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Rosanna Hertz
Department Chair

Betty Tiro
Administrative Assistant

Tel: 781.283.2538
Fax: 781.283.3630