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2016-2017 CSU East Bay Catalog 
2016-2017 CSU East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Women’s Studies Minor

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Minor Requirements (24 units)

No more than six units in the major department, nor more than 8 units of lower division courses may be applied to the minor. No more than four units may be taken on a “CR/NC” basis. Altogether, 24 units are required. Students who wish to minor in Women’s Studies should see the coordinator as soon as possible.

Electives in Women’s Studies (8-12 units)

Two or three courses with special reference to the status and problems of women selected from:

Elective in a Related Field

Four units should be selected with an advisor in Women’s Studies from the following:



  • BIOL 3060 - Human Sexuality Units: 4

General Ethnic Studies

Modern Language and Literatures



It is recommended that all students in the minor take at least one course that has a primary focus on minority women in America.

Other Elective Courses

Other elective courses (with appropriate content) may be approved by the Women’s Studies Committee as they are developed by departments.

Course Descriptions

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Other Undergraduate Degree Requirements

In addition to major requirements, every student must also complete the University requirements for graduation which are described in the Undergraduate Admission and Degree Information & FAQ  chapter in the front of this catalog. These include the General Education-Breadth requirements; the second composition (ENGL 1002 ) requirement; the cultural groups/women requirement; the performing arts/activities requirement; the U.S. history, U.S. Constitution, and California state and local government requirement; the University Writing Skills Requirement; and the residence, unit, and grade point average requirements.

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