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International Studies Bachelor of Science Requirements

COMM 2400

Public Speaking

2

ENGL 1101

Composition I

3

ENGL 1102

Composition II

3

MATH 1111

College Algebra

3

MATH 1113

Pre-Calculus

4

STS 2400

Science, Technology and Society

2

Area C1

Course in Literature

3

Area C2

Course in Art and Culture

3

Area D

Two Courses in Laboratory Science

8

Area E1

Course in American Context

3

Students taking Political Science Concentration should take POLS 1101 or HIST 2112

Students taking History or History of Science and Technology Concentration should take HIST 2111 or HIST 2112

Area E2

Course in World History

3

Area E3

Course in Behavioral Sciences

3

Area E4

Course in Cultures and Societies

3

ECON 1101

Introduction to Economics

3

HIST 3801

Contemporary World History post 1945

3

POLS 2100

Basic Quantitative Research Methods for Political Science and International Studies Majors

3

POLS 2401

Global Issues

3

POLS 2801

Comparative Politics

3

POLS 3101

International Political Economy

3

PSYC 3101

International Social Psychology

3

SIS 1000

International Studies Orientation

1

SIS 3600

Comparative Culture

3

SIS 400x

One Course in Regional Studies

3

SIS 4100

Cross National Technology Policy Analysis

3

SPAN 2001

Intermediate Spanish I*

3

SPAN 2002

Intermediate Spanish II*

3

STS 4000

International Issues in Science and Technology

3

STS 4800

Capstone Seminar

3

*Or another language at a similar level

           

Directed International Electives: Take any three of the following courses:

9

ECON 2106

Microeconomics

 

GEOG 3101

World Regional Geography

 

HIST 3200

History of Science Survey

 

HIST 3301

Diplomatic and Military History since 1815

 

HIST 3401

Colonization and Rebellion in the Transatlantic World

 

HIST 3501

Modern Social and Cultural History

 

HIST 3601

History of the Pacific Rim

 

HIST 390x, 490x

Special Topics with topic-specific departmental approval

 

POLS 2903, 4903

Special Topics with topic-specific departmental approval

 

POLS 3301

Modern Political Theory

 

POLS 3601

Contemporary World Politics

 

POLS 4101

Political Economy of Post-Communist Transformation

 

POLS 4201

International Relations of the Americas

 

PSYC 2903, 4903

Special Topics with topic-specific departmental approval

 

PSYC 4000

International Psychology

 

RELG 1200

World Religions

 

SIS 390x

Special Topics in International Studies

 

SIS 400x

Regional Studies (multiple courses on different regions may be taken)

 

SIS 4600

Global Technology Internship

 

SPAN 300x, 400x

Spanish (or other language at similar level)

 

STS 4400

Topical Studies in Science and Technology

 

Concentration

14-19

International Studies majors are required to complete a concentration.

Free Electives

variable

Degree Program Total

120

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