SPECIAL TOPICS (0 to 4 credits). Special topics courses address special or unusual material not covered by the regular course offerings. Course topics may be offered no more than three times; after that, the course must be approved by the Curriculum Committee before it can be offered again. Class Notes: DESCRIPTION: his course examines the the LGBTQ+ equality movement in a wide range of state and federal policy areas. Reviews the political history of LGBTQ+ communities and the treatment of LGBTQ+ people in the United States. Analyzes the movement's history and development, trends in public policy on LGBTQ+ issues, and current debates over LGBTQ+ issues in the United States.