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)