Spring 2022 Women & Gender Studies Courses

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Women & Gender Studies

Educational Instructional Technology

EDIT 026 - Women in STEM  3.00 Units

Female participation and retention in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and careers is an international issue with critical social, economic and political implications. In this course, students will learn strategies for women and girls to overcome the societal and cultural barriers to STEM careers and focus on narrowing the gender gap in STEM. Students will do so by exploring emerging technologies and their potential impact in increasing women's access and success in STEM education and careers.

Online Reg ID: 111080
Instructor: Nasreen Rahim

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free. To find out more about these courses, visit the ZTC webpage.

History

HIST 014 - Women in American History  3.00 Units

This is a historical survey course about women in the United States from Pre-Columbian to present times. The course will analyze the social, political, and economic aspects of women's lives. Also, the course will examine the interaction of race, class, ethnicity and gender.

Online Reg ID: 110505
Instructor: David Hendricks

Note: This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.

Online Reg ID: 110506
Instructor: Lori Injejikian

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free. To find out more about these courses, visit the ZTC webpage.

Online Reg ID: 110507
Instructor: Lori Injejikian

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free. To find out more about these courses, visit the ZTC webpage.

Online Reg ID: 112155
Instructor: Patricia Tirado

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free. To find out more about these courses, visit the ZTC webpage.

Psychology

PSYCH 025 - Psych Women: Global Perspective 3.00 Units

This course examines the female experience from a global, historical, familial, cultural and psychological framework, and analyzes how women's lives are shaped by social and economic institutions, political movements, ethnicity, race and individual experiences. Psychological theories and current research will address concepts of development, gender-typing, sexism, motherhood, work, adaptation, well-being as well as other psychological questions of central concern to women.

Online Reg ID: 110591
Instructor: Lorraine Levy

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.
This is a ZTC (zero textbook cost) section. If there is a required textbook, you will be able to access it online for free. To find out more about these courses, visit the ZTC webpage.

Online Reg ID: 110592
Instructor: Leslye Tinson

Note: This is a traditional on-campus class with scheduled days and times listed above. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.

Women & Gender Studies

WOMS 010 - Intro to Women's Studies  3.00 Units

This course will explore women's and gender theories and the perspectives of women from different ethnicities, ages, social groups and social classes, along with contemporary definitions and values that affect women's livelihoods. Perspectives on cultural, ethnic, and gender similarities and differences will be examined. Issues and experiences affecting transgender, sexual orientation will be explored.

Online Reg ID: 110639
Instructor: Milina Jovanovic

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.

Online Reg ID: 110640
Instructor: Milina Jovanovic

Note: This is a fully online class with no scheduled Zoom meetings. Students will use the college's learning management system, Canvas, for all coursework. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.

Online Reg ID: 110641
Instructor: Charlie Kahn-Lomax

Note: This hybrid class is a combination of unscheduled online learning (in Canvas) and scheduled in-person, on-campus class meetings on days and times noted above. Students are required to attend scheduled on-campus class meetings. For additional class-specific requirements, please email the course instructor. After registering, find out how to log in to Canvas.

What Can I Do With A
Women & Gender Studies Degree?

 

The Women & Gender Studies major will prepare students for a broad range of careers in:

Business and Industry Education
College Professor
Human Rights Advocate
Journalist
Legislative Aid
Library Studies
Nonprofit Organizations
Women's Shelter
Media Publishing
Technical Writer
Paralegal 
Philanthropy
Public Relations 
Public Service
Social Worker
Union Organizer

Contact.

Marjorie Clark
W&GS Coordinator
marjorie.clark@evc.edu

Location
Womyn's Gender Equity Center
Acacia Building A8-232, 2nd Floor.
Phone: 408-270-6454