Courses Offered in Summer and Fall 2018

  • LGBTQ Religious Experience, Summer (May-June) 2018, Tuesday/Thursday 11am-1:45pm
  • Introduction to Women’s & Gender Studies, Fall 2018, Tuesday/Thursday, 2-3:15pm & 3:30-4:45pm
  • Sexualities, Genders, and Bodies, Fall 2018, Tuesday/Thursday 11am-12:15pm

Courses at the University of Michigan-Dearborn

  • Family, Sexuality, and Human Rights in a Changing World (Wgst/Anth/Soc 451)
  • LGBTQ Religious Experience (Wgst/Rels/Soc 388)
  • Sexualities, Genders, and Bodies (Wgst/Hum/Soc 366)
  • Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies (Wgst/Anth/Hum/Psyc/Soc 303)
  • Contemporary Social Problems (Soc 201)

Independent Research Supervised

  • Queer studies reading group (fall 2018)
  • Nonviolent communication about sex and sexuality (fall 2017)
  • Transmen’s experiences coming out to parents (fall 2016)
  • Critical disability studies (fall 2016)
  • Representations of transwomen in the media (summer 2016)
  • Black lesbian cultural production (summer 2015)
  • Queer Middle Eastern identity and community formations (winter 2015)
  • Counseling LGBTQ+ college and university students (winter 2015)

An independent study is an opportunity to work one-on-one with a professor to complete a project or learn more about a specific topic of interest to you. Click here to view the University of Michigan-Dearborn independent study contract. Instructions for adding an independent study are provided on p. 2.

LGBTQ Studies Certificate Program

Read more about the certificate here: https://umdearborn.edu/casl/undergraduate-programs/certificates/lgbtq-studies-certificate