International Studies Minor

For a six-course, 18-credit minor in International Studies, students complete the following:

IL 0050People, Places, and Global Issues3
IL 0051International Relations: Theories and Challenges3
IL 0052Culture and Political Economy3
IL 0053Introduction to Economics3
or EC 0011
EC 0012
Introduction to Microeconomics
and Introduction to Macroeconomics
Select two electives from the thematic areas6
Total Credits18

International Studies Electives

Global Development
AY 0130Cultures of Africa3
AY 0152Islamic Societies and Cultures3
CO 0241Communication and Culture: East and West3
EC 0230Comparative Economic Systems3
EC 0231International Trade3
EC 0233International Economic Policy and FInance3
EC 0235Economic Development of Third World Nations3
FI 0200Global Capital Markets3
FI 0240International Finance3
HI 028420th Century Russia3
HI 0285Modern China: 1800 to Present3
HI 0289Modern Latin America, 1800-Present3
HI 0366Gender, Culture, and Representation: Women in China and Japan, 1600 to Present3
IL 0280Global Leadership for Research and Project Development3
IL 0298Internship3
IL 0299Independent Study3
IS 0310E-Business Applications3
IS 0350International Information Systems3
MG 0350International Law3
MG 0390Cross-Cultural Management3
MK 0312Global Marketing3
PO 0131International Politics and the Environment3
PO 0134Globalization: Who Rules the World?3
PO 0144Middle Eastern Politics3
PO 0149The Development Gap: Can It Be Closed?3
SO 0188Contemporary Latin American and Caribbean Society3
SO 0190Globalization3
SO 0191Social Change in Developing Nations3
Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace Building
AE 0293Ethics of War and Peace3
AE 0393Seminar in War, Peace, and Public Policy3
CO 0240Intercultural Communication3
HI 0251The American Century: The United States and the World Since 19003
HI 0273History and Culture of Central and Eastern Europe Since 19453
HI 0274Historical Perspectives on Contemporary Global Crises3
IL 0197United Nations Security Council Crisis Simulation3
IL 0280Global Leadership for Research and Project Development3
IL 0298Internship3
IL 0299Independent Study3
MG 0360Negotiations and Dispute Resolution3
PH 0263The Concept of Human Rights3
PO 0133United States Foreign Policy3
PO 0135International Law3
PO 0136Gender, War, and Peace3
PO 0137Threats to Global Security in the 21st Century3
PO 0140Islam and Muslim Politics3
PO 0141African Politics3
PO 0147Northern Ireland: The Politics of War and Peace3
PO 0148Political Violence3
SO 0189Sociology of Europe3
Humanitarianism and Social Justice
AY 0163Culture and Inequality3
AY 0168Sex, Gender, and Sexual Orientation3
AY 0180Grant Writing for the Social Sciences3
EC 0120Environmental Economics3
HI 0270History of Global Humanitarian Action3
IL 0150International Operations of Non-Profits3
IL 0152International Human Rights3
IL 0280Global Leadership for Research and Project Development3
IL 0298Internship3
IL 0299Independent Study3
LAC 0300Justice and the Developing World4
MG 0370Managing Non-Profit Organizations3
MG 0385Managing People for Global Business3
PH 0263The Concept of Human Rights3
PO 0012Introduction to Comparative Politics3
PO 0115Introduction to the Study of Peace and Justice3
PO 0129Politics of Humanitarian Action3
PO 0138Border Politics3
RS 0235Liberation Theology3
SO 0185Introduction to International Migration3