Courses in the minor provide students with an opportunity to approach social justice as a practical as well as an intellectual problem. This is a five-course minor. As outlined on the minor worksheet, students will take one of three gateway courses either PHIL 121 - Citizen and Society , SOC 104 - Contemporary Social Problems or WGS 101 - Introduction to Women’s Studies . These gateway courses introduce students to key social justice issues and explore fundamental questions regarding the role and responsibility of the individual and the collective is securing justice. In addition, students will take two 200 level classes and two 300 level classes.
The minor in peace and social justice consists of minimum five courses.