International Studies - Course of Study

See International Studies course descriptions from our catalog for more information 

Foundational Courses
IL 50 People, Places and Global Issues
IL 51 International Relations: Theories and Challenges (cross-listed with PO 130)
IL 52 Culture and Political Economy (cross-listed with AY 52)
IL 53 Introduction to Economics
IL 300 Capstone


Global Development - Theory Courses
EC 230 Comparative Economic Systems
EC 231 International Trade
EC 233 International Economic Policy and Finance
EC 235 Economic Development of Third World Nations
FI 200 Global Capital Markets
FI 240 International Finance
MG 350 International Law
PO 134 Globalization: Who Rules the World?
PO 149 Third World: Common Fate? Common Bond?
SO 190 Globalization
SO 191 Social Change in Developing Nations

Global Development - Applied Courses
AY 130 Cultures of Africa
AY 152 Islamic Societies and Cultures
AY 190 North African Society and Culture
CO 241 Communication & Culture: East & West
HI 284 20th Century Russia
HI 285 Modern China: 1800 to Present
HI 289 Modern Latin America, 1800 to Present
HI 366 Gender, Cultures, and Representation: Women in China and Japan
IL 280 Global Leadership for Research and Project Development
IL 298 Internship
IL 299 Independent Studies
IS 310 E-Business Applications
IS 350 International Information Systems
MG 390 Cross Management: Non-Western Business Cultures
MK 312 Global Marketing
PO 131 International Environmental Policy
PO 144 Middle Eastern Politics
SO 188 Contemporary Latin American and Caribbean Society

Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace Building - Theory Courses
AE 293 Ethics of War and Peace
AE 393 Seminar on War, Peace, and Public Policy
CO 240 Intercultural Communication
IL 197 UN Security Council Simulation
PH 263 The Concept of Human Rights
PO 135 Global Governance: International Law and Organizations
PO 137 Threats to Global Security in the 21st Century
PO 148 Political Violence
SO 189 Sociology of Europe

Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace Building - Applied Courses
HI 251 The American Century? U.S. Foreign Relations since 1900
HI 273 Cultural and Historical Aspects of Post-Communist Transition
HI 274 Historical Perspectives on Contemporary Global Crises
IL 280 Global Leadership for Research and Project Development
IL 298 Internship
IL 299 Independent Studies
MG 360 Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
PO 133 U.S. Foreign Policy
PO 136 Gender, War, and Peace
PO 140 Islam and Muslim Politics
PO 141 African Politics
PO 147 Northern Ireland: The Politics of War and Peace

Humanitarianism and Social Justice - Theory Courses
AY 163 Culture and Inequality
AY 168 Women and Men: The Anthropology of Gender
IL 152 International Human Rights
PH 263 The Concept of Human Rights
PO 12 Introduction to Comparative Politics
PO 115 Introduction to Peace and Justice
PO 129 Politics of Humanitarian Action
PO 138 Border Politics
RS 235 Liberation Theology

Humanitarianism and Social Justice - Applied Courses
AY 180 International Research Practicum
EC 120 Environmental Economics
HI 270 History of Global and Humanitarian Action
IL 150 International Operations of Non-Profits
IL 280 Global Leadership for Research and Project Development
IL 298 Internship
IL 299 Independent Study
LAC 300 Justice and the Developing World
MG 370 Managing Nonprofit Organizations
MG 385 Managing People for Global Business
SO 185 International Migration and Refugees

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