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The Gender Studies BA Program: Student Learning Outcomes

(April 2011)

Students should be able to:

  1. Identify and analyze the links among gender, sexuality, identity, power, and social justice.
  2. Identify and analyze intersections among gender and sexuality and other categories of difference, such as class, race, religion, nationality, and physical ability.
  3. Situate gender and sexuality in broader historical and geopolitical contexts.
  4. Write or otherwise present (depending on field of study) analyses of gender and sexuality in specific works (visual, literary, theoretical).
  5. Design and execute a senior project that demonstrates these competencies within a theoretical framework of gender and sexuality.

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