LGBTQ Studies (Minor)


This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2021–Spring 2022 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in LGBTQ Studies
Unit: Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Program Requirements

WGST 301Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies3
Select four courses from the following: 112
LGBTQ and Applied Healthcare
Queer Politics
Black Lesbian Lives
Sociology of Gender
Gender, Sexuality & Law
LGBTQ Literature in the United States - AH, D1
Queer Performance
U.S. Social Justice Movements
History of American Sexualities - WR
Select one of the following: 3
Community Internship
Independent Study: Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies-Humanities
Independent Study: Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies-Social Sciences
Minimum Total Hours18

At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.