Napa Valley College Is Proud To Announce The Start Of An
LGBT Studies Certificate Program
This certificate will prepare students for a career in education, social services, health care, publicsafety, counseling, and a wide range of non-profit organizations. It will also prepare incumbent publicschool teachers to deliver new curriculum required by the Fair and Inclusive Education Act. Studentscompleting this program may be eligible to transfer to another college to earn a degree in LGBTStudies.
Student Learning Outcomes
Identify major issues and vocabulary in the field of LGBT Studies.
Discuss the issues faced by sexual orientation and gender identity minorities in the family,education, and community.
Explain the differences in how people identify their sexual orientation and their gender identity.
LGBT-120 Introduction To LGBT Studies In The Family, Education and Community
ANT-150 Sex And Gender In Cross-Cultural Perspective
PSYC-135 Human Sexuality
PHIL-137 Comparative Religionsor
HUMA-186 Culture and Gender in Film
CFS-140 The Child, Family, and Community
PSYC-125 Human Development
COUN-124 Working With Diverse PopulationsNapa Valley College has partnered with City College of San Francisco (CCSF) to offer this program.Students may choose from over twenty different elective courses in LGBT Studies from CCSF to fulfillthe elective requirements for this certificate.
New Course – LGBT-120 Introduction To LGBT Studies In The Family, Education andCommunity
This is the foundational course for this new certificate program. Students will examine a variety of LGBT topics related to the family, education and the community including history, the pursuit of civilrights, how people identify their sexuality and gender, AIDS, hate crimes, the evolution of the family,“coming out,” and the variety of LGBT sub-cultures found in the Bay Area.
For Questions About The Program Contact
Greg Miraglia, 707-253-3035 or email@example.com