LGBT Studies Courses

Fall 2014 Courses

Undergraduate

Core Course for Certificate:

LGBT 350
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
TTH 12:30-1:45 p.m.
Catherwood

Core Courses for Minor:

LGBT 350
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
TTH 12:30-1:45 p.m.
Catherwood

WOMS 230
Women, Sex & Gender Today
MWF 10:00-10:50 a.m.
Littauer

WOMS 430.3
Special Topics: Queer Theory
MW 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Littauer

Electives:

*Courses count towards the minor but not the certificate.

*ENGL 434
Language & Gender
W 6:00-8:40 p.m.
Aygen
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

PHHE 306.2
Human Sexuality
W 6:10-8:50 p.m.
Wittrup

PHHE 406
Sexuality Education
T 6:10-8:50 p.m.
Wittrup

*PHIL 231.1
Contemporary Moral Issues
MWF 9:00-9:50 a.m.
Farley
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

*PHIL 231.2
Contemporary Moral Issues
MWF 10:00-10:50 a.m.
Farley
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

*PHIL 231.3
Contemporary Moral Issues
MWF 11:00-11:50 a.m.
Farley
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

SOCI 357
The Sociology of Gender
TTH 8:00-9:15 a.m.
Crawford

SOCI 450
Social Inequality
MWF 10:00-10:50 a.m.
Walther

WOMS 230
Women, Sex, and Gender Today
MWF 10:00-10:50
a.m.
Littauer

WOMS 430.1
Special Topics in Women's Studies: Girl Lit
TTH 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Swanson
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

WOMS 430.2
Special Topics in Women's Studies: Theories of the Body
MW 2:00-3:15 p.m.
Schewe
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

WOMS 430.3
Special Topics in Women's Studies: Queer Theory
MW 3:30-4:45
Littauer

WOMS 432
Feminist Theory
TTH 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Littauer

The following courses may count toward the minor with the advance* approval :

LGBT 390*
Internship in LGBT Studies
TBD
Myers
Download and complete the Internship form prior to meeting with Dr. Myers.

*Approval required at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the semester. Call 815-753-1038 or email kmyers@niu.edu for approval.

 

Graduate

Electives:

COMS 640
Seminar in Communication & Gender
M 6:00-8:40 p.m.
Cady

ENGL 607
Topics in Literature: Museums: Gender, RAce & Class
T 2:00-4:40
Levin
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

PHHE 506
Sexuality Education
T 6:10-8:50 p.m.
Wittrup

WOMS 530
Special Topics in Women's Studies: Theories of the Body
MW 2:00-3:15 p.m.
Schewe
(May count if there is significant coverage of sexuality and/or gender identity)

WOMS 610
Topics: Queer Theory
M,W 3:30-4:45
Littauer

WOMS 620
Feminist Theory
M 6:00-8:40 p.m.
Myers

The following courses may count toward the minor with the advance* approval :

LGBT 602*
Internship in LGBT Studies
TBD
Myers
Download and complete the Internship form prior to meeting with Dr. Myers.

*Approval required at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the semester. Call 815-753-1038 or email kmyers@niu.edu for approval.

NOTE: 

Any graduate-level special topics course or independent or directed study course focused on sexual orientation and/or gender identity may be counted toward the certificate with the approval of the coordinator of LGBT Studies. If you register for a course that is not listed above, but which offers significant coverage of sexual orientation and/or gender identity, call 815-753-1038 or email kmyers@niu.edu for approval to count the course toward your certificate.