A Micro-credential in Gender and Globalization will prepare you to be an involved global citizen and to work in a range of organizations that are engaged with issues of gender inequality and globalization.
A Micro-credential in Gender and Globalization complements every major on campus. Given our increasingly connected world, current global events and the attention being given to gender inequality and women's positions by major international organizations and foundations including the UN, World Bank, the Ford Foundation and the Gates Foundation. Every student planning to enter the workforce could benefit from the courses supporting this micro-credential.
Requirements: Current or past student
Acceptance Criteria: Miniminum 2.0 GPA overall
Total Credit Hours: 9
One Required Course:
The world is a turning point. Precarity, rising inequality, ecological crises, gender and sexual violence, ethnic and religious nationalisms are all leading people to question the promise of development, globalization and liberal democracy. The course is offered each semester.
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Governments, non-government organizations, and private employers have indicated a demand for graduates with the abilty and know how to think critically about the challenges and possibilities of gender equality and globalization.
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