Learning Outcomes | Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA

Chatham University

Women's and Gender Studies (BA) Learning Outcomes

  • Recognize the historic and socio–cultural construction of gender.
  • Understand and apply feminist theory.
  • Produce gender–driven analyses of media, marketing, art, culture, and politics.
  • Grasp the complex intersectionality of social groups (e.g., race, class, gender, sexuality, etc.).
  • Identify historic and contemporary women of importance as well as crucial moments in women’s history and feminist activism.
  • Analyze the diverse strategies through which feminists work and have worked to increase women’s agency at local, national, and global level.
  • Develop multiple skills for working toward social change.