ASL 2300

Course Name: 
Women and Gender in the Deaf World
Units: 
3

Examines the roles of deaf women inside and outside of the signing Deaf community. Using an interdisciplinary approach, considers such topics as language and cultural barriers, violence against women, sexuality, race, class, education, and work. Investigates disparities between deaf and hearing women and the choices available to d/Deaf women, individually and collectively, in contemporary culture. No prior knowledge of Deaf culture or ASL is required for this course.

Special NOTE: 
Combined with WGS 2300