College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
The Women and Gender Studies program is an interdisciplinary minor and certificate program designed to provide students with a women-focused curriculum that fully incorporates the concept of gender and is responsive to the issues, experiences, research, and discourse of women in Guam throughout Micronesia, and across cultures.
The program has five main objectives:
Required Courses (3 Credit Hours): WG101
Elective Courses (9 Credit Hours): WG201, WG/EN323, EN460/G (when the topic is women or gender-focused, WG/EN461/G, SO/WG230, SO342, SO455, PY/GW455/G, PY491 (when the topic is women-or gender- focused) AL330, CF450, SW345, SW480, and courses selected from those in other programs cross-listed with Women and Gender Studies, or special workshops offered by the Program.
Required courses (9 Credit Hours): WG101, WG201and WG490
Elective Courses (9 Credit Hours): 6 credits must be upper division and outside of the student’s major field of study, selected from those in other programs cross-listed with Women and Gender Studies: WG/EN323, EN460/G (when the topic is women- or gender-focused), WG/EN461/G, SO/WG230, SO342, SO455, PY/WG455/G, PY491 (when the topic is women or gender-focused), AL330, CF450, SW480, SW345, HI450 (when topic is women and gender-focused).
Mangilao, Guam 96913
The University of Guam is a U.S. Land Grant and Sea Grant Institution accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission. UOG is an equal opportunity provider and employer committed to diversity, equity and inclusion through island wisdom values of inadahi yan inagofli'e: respect, compassion, and community.