LGBTQ / Sexuality Studies Minor Requirements

All minors must consult a LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies Advisor.    

Requirements vary. Students must refer to the Undergraduate Catalog (or Bulletin) from the year they entered the University of Nebraska for Women's and Gender Studies Program requirements. The requirements below are effective Fall 2016.

To earn an LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies minor, students must take 18 hours of courses, including:

  • WMNS 201 Introduction to LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies
  • At least 6 hours from List A
  • At least 6 hours of courses at the 400 level, with at least 3 hours from List A
  • Courses from at least 3 different departments

List A:

CLAS 440/WMNS 440 Gender & Sexuality in the Ancient World
CYAF 447/WMNS 447 Working with GLBT Youth in Professional Contexts
ENGL 212/WMNS 212 Introduction to LGBTQ Literature
ENGL 239 Film Directors: Gay & Lesbian Directors
HIST 402/WMNS 402 Sexuality in 19th & 20th Century America
ETHN 476A/HIST 476A/WMNS 476A Gender & Sexuality in Latin America
PSYC 421/WMNS 421 Psychology of Gender
PSYC 471/CYAF 471/EDPS 471/SOCI 471 Human Sexuality & Society WMNS312/ENGL 312 LGBTQ Literature and Film                      

ENGL 401k/WMNS 401k LGBTQ Drama and Popular Culture 

List B:

ANTH 410/WMNS 410 Gender: An Anthropological Perspective
*ENGL 345D/ETHN 345D Chicana &/or Chicano Literature
*ENGL 445/ETHN 445 Ethnic Literature
HIST 441/WMNS 441 Seminar in U.S. Women’s & Gender History
PHIL 218/WMNS 218 Philosophy of Feminism
PSYC 330 Psychology of Diversity
SOCI 448/ETHN 448 Family Diversity
SOCI 490/WMNS 490 Sociology of Gender
*WMNS 497 Internship in Women’s & Gender Studies (Pass/No Pass only)

*A significant portion of course content must be related to LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies. Check with LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies Advisor before enrolling.

Faculty and Students

LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies Advisor

Professor Rose Holz
317A Seaton Hall
Lincoln, NE 68588

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