Bachelor of Arts in Women and Gender Studies Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 39

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 1 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
GE Area D2: U.S. History (WGS 150 recommended) or GE Area D3: U.S. and California Government (WGS 160 recommended) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
WGS 200 Introduction to Women and Gender Studies 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Third Semester
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
Elective Courses (27 units) 6 3
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 5 9
 Units15
Fifth Semester
WGS 300GW Gender, Race, and Nation - GWAR 3
Elective Courses (27 units) – Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
Elective Courses (27 units) – Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
WGS 698 Work Study in Feminist Projects 3
Elective Courses (27 units) – Take Two 6 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
WGS 690 Senior Seminar 3
Elective Courses (27 units) – Take Two 6 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
 Total Units120-122