PSY 212 Psychology of Women (3 credits)

This course is an introduction to the theories and research concerning the psychology of women, including research on sex roles (sex differences and similarities), female identity formation, and how gender is represented by media and language in our culture. It will include topics such as sexism and feminism, as well as contemporary women's issues related to mental health, relationships, education, work, and family. Prerequisite: PSY 103.