Requirements for the Concentration:

A total of 6 units are required

Required Course:

PHIL 208:19th-Century Philosophy: The Critique of Modernity

Additional Courses:

Five additional courses taken from at least three different departments:

  • ANSO 225: Sex and Sexualities
  • ANSO 236: Race and Racism
  • ANSO/ENVS 365: Humans and Non-Humans
  • ARTX 224: 20th-Century Art
  • ARTX 227: Modern Art Museum
  • ARTX 290: Art and Gender
  • ARTX 491: Ways of Seeing: Methods on Visual Analysis
  • ENGL 318: Post-Colonial Literature
  • ENGL 390 English Junior Seminar
  • ENGL 435: Advanced Literary Studies: American Indian Literature and the Law
  • ENGL 436: Advanced Topics in Literary Theory
  • PHIL 211: Philosophy of Law
  • PHIL 212: Philosophy of the Social Sciences
  • PHIL/SEMN 215: Human Rights & International Law
  • PHIL 306: Philosophy of Language
  • PHIL 310: Critical Social Theory
  • PHIL 311: Postmodern Critical Theory
  • POLS 260: Liberty, Equality, and Authority
  • POLS/WGS 265: Feminist Political Theories
  • POLS 320: Democracy and Democratic Theory
  • POLS 360: Contemporary Political Theory
  • PSYC 330: Interviewing and Narrative Analysis
  • RELG 202/SEMN 230: Same-Sex, Gender, and Religion
  • WGS 390: Feminist and Queer Inquiry

Critical Theory courses:

CRIT 593: Senior Integrated Project
Each program or department sets its own requirements for Senior Integrated Projects done in their department, including the range of acceptable projects, the required background of students doing projects, the format of the SIP, and the expected scope and depth of projects. See the Kalamazoo Curriculum section of the Academic Catalog for more details. Prerequisite: Permission of the department chair and your SIP supervisor required.