DePaul University Catalog > Degree Requirements > Undergraduate > College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences > Women's and Gender Studies (BA) > Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

​Students will be able to:

  • Identify the meanings and historical constructions of gender and/or women's experiences in transnational contexts.
  • Explain the connections between scholarship and activism in the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies.
  • Differentiate among a variety of theoretical frameworks central to the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies.
  • Make use of concepts of intersectionality in their written and/or experiential work.
  • Evaluate the utility of a variety of interdisciplinary methodologies central to scholarship and/or creative work in the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies.
  • Articulate the relationship between individual experiences - their own and others' - and broader systemic inequalities.
  • Create knowledge of gender and/or women's experiences in a context of ethically responsible social justice and/or social transformation.