Skip to Main Content

WGST 3446 The Black Woman in America

3 hours; 3 credits

Interpretation and critical evaluation of the history, role, and image of the Black woman in America; emphasis on the burdens of racism, sexism, the economy, the Black"matriarch", health care, feminism and womanism, andcontemporary issues. This course is the same as Africana Studies 3360.

Prerequisite: Africana Studies 1020 or 3260, Core Studies 3 or 9 or Core Curriculum 1230 or 3207 [20.07], Women's and Gender Studies 1001, or permission of chairperson.


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

Return to full course list