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College
College of Arts and Sciences
Department
Center of Comparative and Integrative Programs

105 Bowman Hall
Tel: 330-672-2062
Web: www.kent.edu/cas

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Studies minor allows students to explore sexuality and sexual minorities from a variety of perspectives.

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity, writing-intensive and the experiential learning requirements.

LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDERED STUDIES MINOR REQUIREMENTS (21 credits)
Type Course Title Credits
  AS 22069 Introduction to LGBT Studies 3
    30196 Individual Investigation 3
  Block A: choose from the following*: 9
  AS 40095 Special Topics (3)**  
DD ENG 21003 Introduction to LGBT Literature (3)  
DD   35301 LGBT: Critical Perspectives (3)  
  MCLS 30376 The Novels of Pierre Loti (3)  
DD

DD
PSYC

SOC
40625

42315
Development of Gender Role and Identity (3)
or
Sociology of Changing Gender Roles (3)
 
 DD SOC 32565 Sociology of Gays and Lesbians (3)  
DD THEA 41115 LGBTQ Theatre (3)  
DD WMST 30000 Colloquium in Women's Studies (3)  
  Block B: choose from the following: 6
DG ANTH 48830 Human Behavioral Ecology and Evolution (3)  
  HED 32544 Human Sexuality (3)  
    47070 AIDS: Issues, Education and Prevention (3)  
  JUS 27311 Victimology (3)  
  POL 40620 Politics of Social Movements (3)  
  SOC 22778 Social Problems (3)  
DD   32560 Sociology of Families (3)  
DD   32570 Inequality in Societies (3)  
    42359 Social Movements (3)  
    42400 Self and Identity (3)  
  MINIMUM TOTAL 21

 

*Any Block A course can be used to fill the Block B requirement.
**May be substituted with the approval of the coordinator.

Minimum cumulative 2.000 GPA required for graduation.

Students must complete at least two upper-division courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F). For information on the major Residence Requirements please visit the University Residence Requirements policy.