POLS 384 :: Women and Politics
Fall 2014 @UH West Oahu

66081 (WI)
Credit Hours:
Instructional Mode:
Instructional Mode:
08/25/2014 - 12/12/2014
Course Restrictions:
WI courses are restricted to 20 students as established by the UH system Writing Intensive Committee.

Priority enrollment is given to Political Science and Social Science Applied Track (BASS) majors on the neighbor islands. Any remaining seats will open to all students on May 19, 9am.
Course Prerequisites:
Pre: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ENG 200.
Course Description:
This course will serve as an examination of women and politics from three different perspectives: local, national, and global. The class examines a broad range of women’s issues. The course will enable students to analyze the formation of gender identity in relation to identities based on race, class, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, culture, etc. The class will also consider women as they have been defined throughout time by a society based on men’s ideas of women. This class will focus heavily on women’s activism and resistance as understood through a feminist lens.
Books may be purchased at the West Oahu bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/westoahu.
Technical Requirements:
This is an internet class. No required chats. Access the class through https://laulima.hawaii.edu. Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at http://www.uhwo.hawaii.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-student-tutorials/
Monday, April 7, 2014 11:18:58