B.A. Degree in Women's & Gender Studies {17-18} - Inclusive Science: Women, Gender and Science

Course Code
WS 407  Credits
Title Inclusive Science: Women, Gender and Science 
Lasc Area
  • Goal 6
  • Goal 9
Course Outline Course Outline 
Writing Intensive Yes  
Description This course will compare and contrast traditional views and feminist critiques of science, define gendered science and examine the potential for restructuring science. Students will practice the critical review of scientific readings and analyze and reflect upon the ethical dimensions of scientific issues related to gender. The course investigates collaboration between Women's Studies scholars and scientists, and culminates with field observations and the critique of science in the academy and the private sector. MnTC Goal 6 and 9.