PSYC 0210 - Psychology of Women

Credits: 3

This course will focus on a variety of issues which may include: feminist pedagogy, the difference between sex and gender; gender role development and/or stereotypes; barriers to academic and professional achievement; work issues, such as salary equity, the “glass ceiling,” and childcare; women’s mental health, such as body image, depression, self-esteem and/or eating disorders; violence, such as rape, abuse, assault and sexual harassment; parenting; and relationships. The influence of social class, culture, age, race, and orientation on these issues may also be addressed.

Prerequisites: PSYC 0101 .

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