Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Studies - Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality
325 Merrill Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-0315
www.kent.edu/csgs


Description

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Studies minor allows students to explore sexuality and sexual minorities from a variety of perspectives.


FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Minor Requirements

[LGST]

Minor Requirements
LGBT 20020INTRODUCTION TO LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER AND QUEER STUDIES 3
LGBT 40202QUEER THEORY 3
LGBT 41198LGBTQ RESEARCH METHODS (ELR) 3
Choose from the following:9
INTRODUCTION TO GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES
THEORIES OF GENDER AND SEXUALITY
GENDER AND SEXUALITY RESEARCH FORUM (ELR)
CAPSTONE IN GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES (ELR)
INTRODUCTION TO LGBT LITERATURE (DIVD)
LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER: CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES (DIVD)
HUMAN SEXUALITY
AIDS: ISSUES, EDUCATION AND PREVENTION
SPECIAL TOPICS IN LGBTQ STUDIES
SPECIAL TOPICS IN LGBTQ STUDIES
INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN LGBTQ STUDIES 1
SPECIAL TOPICS IN LGBTQ STUDIES
PRACTICUM IN LGBTQ STUDIES (ELR) 1
DEVELOPMENT OF GENDER ROLE AND IDENTITY (DIVD)
SOCIOLOGY OF GENDER (DIVD)
SOCIOLOGY OF SEXUALITIES (DIVD)
LGBTQ THEATRE (DIVD)
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18
1

Maximum 3 credit hours of LGBT 30196 may apply toward minor electives, and maximum 3 credit hours of LGBT 40192 may apply toward minor electives.  

Graduation Requirements 

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).