Course Listings

SLGY 3233 – Sociology of Sexualities

(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture

This course examines sexualities through a critical sociological lens. The goal is to track how and why the predominant conceptions of sexuality have been constructed, with particular attention to the role of binary sexualities and subsequent concepts of ‘deviation,’ as well as how sexuality is used in and by mechanisms/institutions of power.

Prerequisite: Any one of Sociology 2229, 2231, 2232, 2233, 2245, 2253, 2265, 2271, 2273, 2275, 2277, or consent of the department.