Global Gender Policy

The graduate certificate program in this functional specialty requires a minimum of fifteen credit hours.

Students must complete core courses in Global Gender Policy (IAFF 6102) and Research Methods in Global Gender Issues (IAFF 6118).


Core Requirement:

IAFF 6102 Global Gender Policy

Supporting Courses:

Choose three courses below.

IAFF 6118 Special Topics in International Affairs

  • Gender, War, and Peace
  • Research Methods in Global Gender Issues

IAFF 6138 Special Topics in International Development Studies

ANTH 6501 Gender and Sexuality
PHIL 6238 Feminist Ethics and Policy Implications
PSYC 8275 Women and Health
SOC 6271 Gender and Society
SOC 6273 The Sex Industry
WGSS 6230 Global Feminisms

Students may take ONE undergraduate class for graduate credit as a supporting course with permission from the program director, academic advisor, and instructor (who must agree to assign additional work) at the graduate level:

IAFF 2190W Special Topics

IAFF 3183 Special Topics in Development Policy

Students may substitute other GW and consortium courses with the approval of the Certificate advisor.

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