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Department of Sociology and Anthropology

International and Global Studies BS - Requirements

One Foreign Language
36 credits/ 9 courses

Arabic (Middle East/Africa):  0525: 400-408
Chinese (East Asia):     0525: 420-428
Japanese (East Asia):   0525: 480-488
Spanish (Latin America/Europe): 0525: 560-568
Italian (Europe):  0525: 500-508
Portuguese (Latin America/Europe/Africa): 0525: 520-528
French (Europe/Middle East/Africa): 0525: 440-448  
German (Europe): 0525: 460-468
Russian (Europe):  0525: 540-548

plus Special Topics courses that count as advanced level classes

Methods
8 credits/ 2 courses

Info-Tech:  4002-206 Web Foundations (4 credits)
Sociology:  0515-406 Qualitative Methods (4 credits)
(+ Data Analysis I and II listed under Math)

Core Courses
24 credits/ 6 courses

Int.. Studies.:    0524-210 Global Studies
Anthropology:  0510-440 Cultures in Globalization
Economics:       0511-449 Comparative Economic Systems
        OR  0511-454 Intern. Trade & Finance (required for international business track for 4+1 option)
History:      0507-441 Modern U.S. Foreign Relations
Pol. Sc.:      0513-214 Intro. to International Relations
Anth/Soc:   0510/0515-xxx   Globalization Core Elective**

                   (see below for course listing)

Track
select from either option A or B
 
Option A:  Regional 
16 credits/ 4 courses
and 5 open electives
1. East Asia
2. Europe
3. Latin America
4. Middle East
5. Africa
6. Indigenous Studies

1.  East Asia: choose 4 courses
Fine Arts: 0505-469 Art of China, Korea, and Japan
History:    0507-468 The U.S. and Japan
History:    0507-485 Foundations: Asian Civilizations
History:    0507-486 20th-Century China and Japan
History:    0507-487 Communist China
History:    0507-489 Japan in the Modern World
Philos.:     0509-460  East Asian Philosophy
Pol. Sc.:    0513-441 Politics in China
Pol. Sc.:    0513-446 Politics in Developing Countries
Pol. Sc.:    0513-467 Modern Korea
Pol. Sc.:    0513-496 Government & Politics in East Asia

2.  Europe: choose 4 courses
Anthro:  0510-457 Divided Europe
History: 0507-302 Modern European History
History: 0507-443 European Social & Intellectual History
History: 0507-444 Strategy & Diplomacy in Europe
History: 0507-446 Europe since 1945
History: 0507-448 History of Russia to 1917
History: 0507-449 History of Russia since 1917
History: 0507-450 Stalin, Mussolini, Hitler
History: 0507-470 European Union & US in the 21st Century
History: 0507-471 Britain: 1800 to the Present
History: 0507-488 Modern Germany
History: 0507-498 Modern France
Philos:   0509-457 Modern Philosophy
Pol. Sci:  0513-443 Policy Russia & New States
Pol. Sci:  0513-444 Intern. Systems: The Cold War and Beyond

3.  Latin America: choose 4 courses
Anthro:      0510-442 Culture and Politics in Latin America
Anthro:      0510-443 Immigration to the U.S.
Anthro:      0510-444 Global Economy & the Grassroots
Anthro:      0510-445 Global Cities
History:      0507-447 History of Mexico
Lit:             0504-461 Latin American Literature
Lit.             0504-479 Latino Experience in Literature
Pol. Sci:      0513-446 Politics in Developing Countries
For. Lang.:  0525-578 Women in the Hispanic World

4.  Middle East: choose 4 courses
Anthro:      0510-484 Islamic Culture and the Middle East
Anthro:      0510-508 Archaeology of Cities
Fine Arts:   0505-487 Art of Islam
History:      0507-442 Contemporary Middle East
History:      0507-496 African History
Literature:  0504-511 Modern Iranian Lit & Film
Pol. Sci.:     0513-446 Politics in Developing Countries
Pol. Sci.:     0513-491 Middle East Peace Process

5.  Africa:  choose 4 courses
Anthro:    0510-445 Global Cities
Anthro:    0510-484  Islamic Culture and the Middle East
Anthro:    0510-486 African Cultural Histories
Anthro:    0510-487 African Popular Cultures
History:   0507-496 African History
Pol. Sc:    0513-446  Politics in Developing Countries
Pol. Sc:    0513-484 Government and Politics in Africa
Socio:      0515-453 Global Exiles of War and Terror
Socio:      0515-482 African American Culture

6.  Indigenous Studies: choose 4 courses

Anth:  0510-461 Native American Repatriation
Anth:  0510-446 Native North Americans
Anth:  0510-448 Native Americans in Film
Anth:  0531-450 Cultural Resource Management & Historic Preservation
Econ: 0511-467 Economics of Native America

Track

Option B: Functional

1. International Business
20 credits/5 courses
And 4 open electives

OR

2. Science, Technology, and Society
16 credits/4 courses
And 5 open electives

1.  International Business
Take the following 3 courses:

Acctg: 0101-301 Financial Accounting
Int. Business: 0113-310 Global Business: An Introduction
Int. Business: 0113-500 Strategy in the Global Environment

and one of the following pairs:

Int. Business: 0113-400 Managing in the Global Environment
Int. Business: 0113-430 Global Business: Special Issues
Mktg:  0105-363 Principles of Marketing
Int. Business:  0113-450 Marketing in the Global Environment
Fin:    0104-350 Corporate Finance
Fin:    0104-504 Finance in the Global Environment

Students may take more than one of the above pairs as open electives.

2.  Science, Technology, and Society
Choose 4 courses

STS:  0508-212 Intro. to Environmental Studies
STS:  0508-440 History of Science
STS:  0508-441 Science & Tech Policy
STS:  0508-446 Makers of Modern Science
STS:  0508-447 Special Topics
Phil:  0509-443 Philosophy of Science
Soc:   0515-451 Transfer of Technology & Globalization
Soc:   0515-449 Population and Society

Capstone Seminar (senior year)
4 credits/ 1 course

International Experience  (4 weeks minimally)
(study abroad, internship, co-op)

*Globalization Core Electives: Cultural Images of War & Terror (0510-459); Genocide & Post-Conflict Justice (0510-460); Global Cities (0510-445); Global Economy & the Grassroots (0510-444); Global Exiles of War and Terror (0515-453); Global Sexualities (0510-451); Immigration to the U.S. (0510-443); Sustainable Development (0510-449); Transfer of Technology & Globalization (0515-451)