Women Studies Program

MSC03 2155
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Humanities
441

Phone: (505) 277-3854
Fax: (505) 277-1208

Current Course Offerings

Below is the most current schedule of classes being offered this semester and next semester in the Women Studies Program. Also see our Course Descriptions Archive.

Current Semester Course Schedule

Schedule as of February 19, 2018

Women Studies - Spring 2018

WMST 109 - Comparative Global Societies

(Also offered as AFST, CCS, NATV, SUST 109) The course explores historical and contemporary social forces that impact ethnic communities across the Americas. Students will examine social and economic dynamics of Indigenous, Latino, Asian-Pacific, Africana communities, and women's experiences.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
003 39543

T R 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Mitchell Hall 221

Lecture
Raquel A Madrigal - rmadr001@unm.edu 3 Section Full

WMST 200 - Intro to Women Studies

This interdisciplinary course explores intersectional influences of gender, race, class, sexuality, and other factors of identity in regional, national, and international contexts; the critical historical study of feminist activism and Women's Studies in the U.S.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 30599

M W F 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 333

Lecture
Monica C Wolfe - wolfe@unm.edu 3 13
002 36695

T R 11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 233

Lecture
Teresa M Caprioglio - tmcaprioglio@unm.edu 3 3

WMST 279 - T: Women Studies

Can be repeated for credit three times by students earning a major or minor in Women Studies.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 45933

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 126

Topics
Kirsten E Mundt - kmundt@unm.edu 3 2

WMST 314 - Women & Contemp Legal Issues

(Also offered as POLS 314) This course looks at the intersection of sex and law. Topics include Social Contract Theory as a sexual and domestic labor contract, NM rape laws, legal definitions of pornography, and sexual torture: consensual or criminal. Prerequisite: POLS 303.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 38993

T R 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Lecture
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano - arap@unm.edu 3 Section Full

WMST 325 - Race Class & Feminism

This course will open discussion on the significance of race and class as an integral component in the development of feminist movements.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 40024

T R 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Mitchell Hall 121

Lecture
Andrea L Mays - amays@unm.edu 3 Section Full

WMST 326 - Gender & Comm

(Also offered as CJ 326) Study of the relationship between gender and communication with specific attention to how gender affects language, verbal and nonverbal communication practices and how women's movements have attempted to transform gendered communication practices.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 38081

T R 3:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Communication & Journalism 256

Lecture
Shadee Abdi - sabdi@unm.edu 3 Section Full

WMST 332 - Intro to Chicana Studies

(Also offered as CCS 332) An introduction to the interdisciplinary field of Chicana Studies. Includes historical and contemporary research on labor, political involvement, cultural studies and feminism.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
001
45942 Lecture Staff 3 Section Full

WMST 336 - Queer Theories

Class will touch on some early foundations of queer theory and use that foundation as a spring board to explore queer of color, queer migration, queer diaspora, postcolonial queer, and queer native studies scholarship.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 46373

M 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 126

Lecture
Amy L Brandzel - brandzel@unm.edu 3 3

WMST 379 - T: Women Studies

Can be repeated for credit three times by students earning a major or minor in Women Studies. {Fall, Spring}

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 39090

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mitchell Hall 215

Topics
Rajeshwari S Vallury - rvallury@unm.edu 3 5
002 45992

T R 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Ortega Hall 243

Topics
Andrea L Mays - amays@unm.edu 3 1
003 47043

T R 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Sara Raynolds Hall 107

Topics
Benjamin H Abbott - babbott@unm.edu 3 13
004 47070

M W 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Dane Smith Hall 333

Topics
Annette M Rodriguez - arodrig@unm.edu 3 3

WMST 416 - Women & Health in US Hist

(Also offered as HIST 414/614) We examine the health issues women have faced and their responses to them from the 18th to the 20th centuries in the U.S., investigating women as patients, women as practitioners and the gendering of disease.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 45291

M W F 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 225

Lecture
Shannon K Withycombe - swithycombe@unm.edu 3 Section Full

WMST 469 - Multiculturalism Gender Media

(Also offered as CJ 469) Exploration of how gender, race, class, sexual orientation, ethnicity and other social positions affect media coverage, portrayals, production and reception. The course focuses on theories, methods of analysis and topics of current interest.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 42873

T R 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Communication & Journalism 258

Lecture
Myra S Washington - myrawashington@unm.edu 3 Section Full
002 39203

M 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Communication & Journalism 258

Lecture
Ailesha L Ringer - aringer@unm.edu 3 2

WMST 479 - Adv Interdisciplinary Topics

An advanced seminar on the interdisciplinary study of feminism, gender, and sexuality in the arts, humanities, natural, social or health sciences.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 45987

M W F 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Mitchell Hall 220

Topics
Michael R Candelaria - mcandel@unm.edu 3 5
002 45996

R 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mitchell Hall 208

Topics
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano - arap@unm.edu 3 4
CANCELLED
003
46010 Topics Staff 3 Section Full

WMST 492 - Senior Seminar

An advanced course for seniors in Women Studies, emphasizing synthesis and development of research skills. Restriction: senior standing and permission of instructor. {Spring}

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
002 34936

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 333

Seminar
Scarlett B Higgins - shiggins@unm.edu 3 13

WMST 493 - Senior Honors Thesis

Offered by independent study to Women Studies majors eligible for honors. This capstone experience in the honors program builds on WMST 492, and is intended to complete the writing of the honors thesis. Prerequisite: 492. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 46571


Independent Study
Andrea L Mays - amays@unm.edu 3 25

WMST 499 - Independent Study

Student is expected to present a topic for study. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 46401


Independent Study
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano - arap@unm.edu 1 TO 3 18

WMST 512 - Feminist Research Methodology

Study of feminist research methodologies, covering interdisciplinary feminist approaches to research and applications of feminist scholarship.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 35511

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mitchell Hall 221

Seminar
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano - arap@unm.edu 3 3

WMST 579 - T: Women Studies

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Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 45298

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mesa Vista Hall 1101

Topics
Luis Campos - luiscampos@unm.edu 3 3
003 36797

R 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mitchell Hall 208

Topics
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano - arap@unm.edu 3 1
CANCELLED
005
44271 Topics Staff 3 Section Full

WMST 597 - Independent Study

Independent project culminating in a final paper. Students must submit a proposal to instructor prior to receiving permission to register. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Fall, Spring}

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 39623


Independent Study
Justina Trott - JTrott@salud.unm.edu 3 10


Next Semester's Course Schedule

Schedule as of February 19, 2018

The schedule is currently unavailable.