Tompkins Cortland Community College

HSTY233 - Women in U.S. History

This course emphasizes the experiences and activism of women from a variety of cultures within the U.S. from colonial times to the present. Among the topics discussed are women's familial roles; the changing nature of work, education, and sexual identities; racial and ethnic differences in women's experiences; and women’s coalitions, political movements, and disputes. Note: For students scoring above 84 on the N.Y. State Regents U.S. History & Government Exam, this course fulfills the SUNY General Education American History requirement. Prerequisites: Prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENGL 101 and RDNG 116 if required by placement. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.)