WGS 220 - Perspectives in Women's Health
Fall 2020, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Women's and Gender Studies (WGS)
Department: LSA Women's and Gender Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS, RE
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course will review women's health issues from a feminist perspective. Topics covered will range from physiology of menstruation, sexuality, violence, disability, body image, mental health, childbirth to various constructions of health and disease across the lifespan. Constructions of gender and health and their intersections of social, racial, ethnic and political aspects will be considered.

Course Requirements:

3 short (1-3 page) papers, final 6-8 page paper, midterm, final

Intended Audience:

this is an introductory course in women's health.

Class Format:

The weekly lectures for this class will be recorded and made available asynchronously. The weekly discussion sections require synchronous participation. Tests and exams in this class will be asynchronous and held online.

Schedule

WGS 220 - Perspectives in Women's Health
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 Online
12873
Open
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TBA
Note: he weekly lecture for this course will be recorded and available for asynchronous access. The discussion sections will be held remotely (online) during the designated times in the LSA Course Guide.
002 (DIS)
 Online
12874
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0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (DIS)
 Online
12875
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0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
004 (DIS)
 Online
12876
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0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
005 (DIS)
 Online
12877
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0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
006 (DIS)
 Online
12878
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0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
007 (DIS)
 Online
12879
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0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
008 (DIS)
 Online
12880
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0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
009 (DIS)
 Online
12881
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0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
010 (DIS)
 Online
12882
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0
 
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W 7:30PM - 8:30PM
011 (DIS)
 Online
12883
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0
 
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Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
012 (DIS)
 Online
12884
Open
1
 
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W 7:30PM - 8:30PM
013 (DIS)
 Online
12885
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0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
014 (DIS)
 Online
21027
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0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
015 (DIS)
 Online
21028
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Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
016 (DIS)
 Online
21029
Open
1
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM

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