This course explores the psychological construction of gender roles, their development in childhood and their maintenance in adulthood. Students will examine current research in biology, socialization, personality and mental health, and the course will include issues of current interest such as sexuality, aging, violence against women, gender relations, and the workplace.
This course is equivalent to WMST 110. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and WMST 110.
Completion of WGST 100 and/or WGST 111 is recommended.
|Fall 2014 onwards|