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The Major Core

Major Core Courses

Choose 1 course from each of the following 5 categories:

1. Introduction to the Major

  • INST 2500 - Introduction to International Studies

2. International Politics and Law:

  • POSC 2501 - Introduction to International Politics
  • POSC 2610 - Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • POSC 3505 - International Law

3. International Economics and Political Economy

  • ECON 3244 - International Economic Policy
  • ECON 3346 - International Economics/Trade
  • POSC 3915 - International Political Economy

4. Contemporary World History and Culture

  • INST 3100 - The Global Environment
  • INST 3859 - Post 1945: A Global History
  • ANTH 3351 - Comparative Cultures
  • ANTH 3725 - Culture and Culture Change
  • SOCI 3046 - International Sociology
  • SOCI 3450 - Transnational Social Movements

5. Senior Thesis Project (Senior Year, Fall Semester)

  • INST 4000 - International Studies Senior Thesis Seminar