Gender & Sexuality Studies Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand and analyze how sex, gender, and sexuality are social systems that intersect with each other and other aspects of identity.
  2. Assess ways assumptions about identity challenge or contribute to social hierarchies and inequities in different historical and cultural contexts.
  3. Understand, evaluate, and apply different theories and methods used for the analysis of issues concerning gender and sexuality.
  4. Demonstrate how the social meanings of gender and sexuality are represented in art, literature, music, and other cultural products.
  5. Develop and present (in written and oral form) original research and arguments utilizing sources, theories, and methodologies appropriate to gender and sexuality studies.