Degree Programs

The Gender and Women’s Studies Program at UH Hilo offers both a major and minor in Gender and Women’s Studies, to students on the 2021 Catalog or prior. The program requirements and course descriptions are available from the catalog.

View current Women Studies (WS) Courses

Fall 2021 GWS Course Offerings

  • WS 202 Literature of Human Rights (3)
  • WS 310 Race & Ethnic Relations (3)
  • WS 321 Stratification & Inequality (3)
  • WS 324 Culture, Sex And Gender (3)
  • WS 328 Gender, Crime, and Justice (3)
  • WS 375 Feminist Philosophy (3)
  • WS 409 Seminar in Social Movements (3)
  • WS 416 Science, Technology & Values (3)

Spring 2022 GWS Course Offerings

  • WS 321 Stratification & Inequality (3)
  • WS 369 Lat&Glob Docum&Film:Crit Analy (3)
  • WS 382 Qualitative Research (3)
  • WS 384 Gender & Japanese Performance (3)
  • WS 407 Gender Inequality inPopCulture (3)

Summer 2022 GWS Course Offerings

  • WS 320 Cross-Cultural Study Of Women (3)
  • WS 332 Politics of Race & Gender (3)
  • WS 356 Language and Gender (3)