AA in Women's Studies

Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in Women's Studies at Foothill College.

Associate Degree Requirements available as online courses:

English proficiency: ENGL 1A, ESLL 26 or equivalent.
Mathematics proficiency: MATH 105 or equivalent.

A minimum of 90 units is required to include:

  • All General Education requirements, CSU General Education Breadth Requirements, or the IGETC
  • Core courses (17 Units)
  • Support courses (16 Units)
  • Additional electives may be necessary to meet the 90-unit minimum for the associate degree

NOTE: All courses pertaining to the major must be taken for a letter grade. In addition, a GPA of 2.0 or higher in all core and support courses for the degree.

The courses listed BELOW are generally offered as online courses at least once every two years. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.

NOTE: Students having difficulty attaining an associate degree because of timing or availability of classes should consult with a counselor to submit a petition for course substitution.

ONLINE COURSE TITLE UNITS
     
CORE COURSES (17 units)
COMM 10 GENDER, COMMUNICATION & CULTURE 5
WMN 5 INTRO TO WOMEN'S STUDIES 4
WMN 11 WOMEN IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE 4
WMN 21 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN: SEX & GENDER DIFFERENCES 4
or SOC 21 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN: SEX & GENDER DIFFERENCES 4
or PSYC 21 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN: SEX & GENDER DIFFERENCES 4
     
SUPPORT COURSES (16 units)
PSYC 14 CHILD & ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT 4
SOC 30 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 4
or PSYC 30 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 4
SOC 40 ASPECTS OF MARRIAGE & FAMILY 4
SOSC 20 CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES FOR A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY 4
WMN 15 A HISTORY OF WOMEN IN ART 4.5
or ART 2E A HISTORY OF WOMEN IN ART 4.5

Note that this list does NOT include courses that are only held on campus. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet.

Based on 2014 - 2015 Curriculum Sheet.

Last Updated September 12, 2014
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