Courses in Global and Area Studies encourage students to study world regions through the lenses of history, language, economics, art, public health, and more.
Spanning more than a dozen departments and as many foreign languages, major and minor programs in Area Studies help undergraduates to develop knowledge of the world and its interconnected regions.
Click or scroll below to see Global and Area Studies course offerings for Fall 2015.
The following Fall 2015 courses may be counted toward the new minor in Global Studies.
ARSC 300-010 Issues in Global Studies: "Diaspora and Transnationalisms"
Gladys Ilarregui, W 12:20-1:10PM The Center for Global and Area Studies is pleased to announce its fall 2015 Lecture Series. This lecture series will examine leaving the homeland focusing on violence, human rights, and cultural shocks from a multidisciplinary perspective. This one-credit class is open to all students and is a core course for the new minors in Global Studies and Global Studies with Language.
ANTH 101-010 Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology (Various sections)
POSC 270-010 Comparative Politics (Muqtedar Khan) TR 12:30-1:45 PM
Track 1: Global Systems: History, Politics, Gender, Culture
APEC 100 Sustainable Development (Kent Messer) TR 2:00-3:15 PMAPEC 410 International Agricultural Trade and Marketing (Titus Awokuse) MW 8:10-9:55 AMENEP 410 Environmental Sustainability: Economic and Policy Analysis (John Byrne & Raymond Scattone) TR 5:00-6:15 PMENGL 215 Introduction to Ethnic and Cultural Studeis (Emily Davis) MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PMENGL 367 World Literature (Michael Ctosell) MWF 12:20-1:10 PMFASH 455-010 Global Apparel and Textile Trade and Sourcing (Sheng Lu) MWF 1:25-2:15 PMHIST 104 World History II (Various sections) HRIM 316-010 Cross Cultural Etiquette and Protocol (Jung-Eun Yoo) T 4:00-7:00 PMMUSC 205-010 Music of the World: South African Jazz (Colin Miller) TR 12:30-1:45 PMPHIL 204-010 World Religions (Various sections)PLSC 100 Plants and Human Culture (Susan Schumacher Barton) TR 9:30-10:45 AMPOSC 311-010 Politics of Developing Nations (Michael Habegger) MWF 9:05-9:55 AMPOSC 409-080 Topics in World Politics (Honors section) (Mark Miller) MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PMWOMS 202 Women’s Studies in Global Context (Various sections)
Track 2: Human Rights and Security
APEC 100-010 Sustainable Development (Kent Messer) TR 2:00-3:15 PMCRJU 325 International Criminal Justice (Aaron Fichtelberg) MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PM
ENEP 410 Environmental Sustainability: Economic and Policy Analysis (John Byrne & Raymond Scattone) TR 5:00-6:15 PM
GEOG 236 Conservation: Global Issues (Mary Schorse) MF 8:40-9:55 AMPOSC 415 Force and World Politics (Stuart Kaufman) MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PMPOSC 445 Human Rights and World Politics (William Meyer) MW 3:35-4:50 PMWOMS 240 Women and Violence (Various sections)
ARTH 206 Introduction to Art and Architecture in Africa (Ikem Okoye), TR 2:00-3:15 PMARTH 420 Seminar in African Art: Art History Central Africa Style (Ikem Okoye), W 9:05 AM - 12:05 PM
HIST/BAMS 134-010 History of Africa (Wunyabari Maloba), MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PM
POSC 433-010 African Politics (Gretchen Bauer), TR 9:30-10:45 AM
ARTH 237 Art of Tibet (Chandra Reedy), online
CHIN 105 Chinese I-Elementary (Chung-Min Tu) Various sections
CHIN 106 Chinese II – Elementary/Intermediate (Zhiyin Dong) MWF 12:20-1:10 PM, R 12:30-1:20 PM CHIN 467-010/080 Advanced Readings in Chinese Culture and Literature (Haihong Yang) MW 3:30-4:45 PM
Foreign Languages and Literatures
FLLT/WOMS 321-010/080 Topics: Chinese Literature in Translation: Anti-Heroes in Chinese Literature (Jianguo Chen) TR 12:30-1:45 PMFLLT 328 Topics: Japanese Literature in Translation: Japanese Literature (taught abroad)FLLT 360-080 Humanities Colloquium: Japan's Visual Culture (Rachael Hutchinson), MWF 1:25-2:15 PMFLLT 380 Topics: Japanese Culture in Translation (taught abroad)
HIST 137-011 East Asian Civilization: China (Yuanchong Wang), MW 11:15 AM-12:05 PM (Various discussion sections)HIST 138-070 East Asian Civilization: Japan (taught abroad) HIST 270-010 History of Modern Asia (Mark McLeod) TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PMHIST 365-010-011 Topics in Asian and Pacific History: Japan's World War II (Darryl Flaherty), MWF 12:20-1:10 PMHIST 369 China Since 1949 (Yuanchong Wang), WMF 1:25-2:15 PM
JAPN 105 Japanese I – Elementary (Miller, Sato, VanLuvanee) Various sections
JAPN 106 Japanese II – Intermediate (Miller, VanLuvanee) Various sections
JAPN 107 Japanese III – Intermediate (Miller, VanLuvanee) Various sectionsJAPN 201-010/080 Advanced Intermediate Japanese I (Inoue) MWF 10:10-11:00 AM
JAPN 202-010/080 Advanced Intermediate Japanese II (Inoue) MWF 12:20-1:10 PMJAPN 208 Contemporary Japan (taught abroad)JAPN 455-010/080 Selected Authors, Works, and Themes: Reading in Japanese Literature (Rachael Hutchinson), MWF 11:15 AM- 12:05 PM
PHIL 310-010/080 Chinese Religion and Philosophy (Alan Fox), MWF 12:20-1:10 PM
Political Science and International RelationsPOSC 409-074 Topics in World Politics: US/China Relations (taught abroad)POSC 409-075 Topics in World Politics: Japan/US Relations (taught abroad)POSC 409-076 Topics in World Politics: Northeast Asian Relations (taught abroad)POSC 428 Topics in Asian Politics: Japanese Constitution and Law (taught abroad)POSC 429 Southeast Asia and the World (taught abroad)POSC 443 China and the World (Alice Ba), MW 3:35-4:50 PM
Political Science and International Relations
POSC 270 Introduction to Comparative Politics (Muqtedar Khan), TR 12:30-1:45 PM
POSC 310 European Governments (taught abroad) POSC 441-073 Contemporary Politics: Spain (taught abroad) POSC 441-074 Contemporary Politics: Problems of Western European Politics (taught abroad)POSC 442-011 Topics in European Politics: Migration and Security (Mark Miller), MWF 2:30-3:20 PM
HIST 101 Western Civilization to 1648 (various sections) HIST 102 Western Civilization: 1648 to the Present (various sections) HIST 339-071 Topics in European History: France (taught abroad)HIST 339-072 Topics in European History: Britain (taught abroad)HIST 342-010/080 Barbarian Europe (Daniel Callahan), MWF 10:10-11:00 AMHIST 344-010/080 Renaissance Europe (Lawrence Duggan), TR 9:30-10:45 AMHIST 348 History of Spain: 1479-Present (taught abroad) HIST 351 Europe in Crisis, 1919-1945 (Ellis Wasson), TR 12:30-1:45 PMHIST 352 Europe, 1945 to the Present (David Shearer), MW 3:35-4:50 PMHIST 355 Early Modern European Intellectual History (Prof. Bernstein), TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PMHIST 357 The European City (taught abroad)
Foreign Languages and Literatures
FREN 301 Introduction to French Literature: Prose (Cynthia Lees), TR 9:30-10:45 AMFREN 308 Contemporary France: The French Aesthetic in Film/French Society in the News/Survey of French Culture (taught abroad)FREN 326-010/080 French Civilization II (Edgard Sankara), MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PMGRMN 455-011 Selected Authors, Works and Themes: Narratives of the Nation (Monika Shafi), TR 3:30-4:45 PM
SPAN 301-010/080 Survey of Spanish Literature (Asima Saad), MWF 10:10-11:00 AMSPAN 301-070 Survey of Spanish Literature: Pre-18th Century (taught abroad) SPAN 302-070 Survey of Spanish Literature: 19th & 20th Century (taught abroad) SPAN 308-070 Contemporary Spain II (taught abroad) SPAN 325-010/080 Spanish Civilization and Culture (staff), TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
SPAN 436-070 Topics: Literature of the Spanish Golden Age (taught abroad) SPAN 440-070 Topics: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Hispanic Literature (taught abroad)
Elective Courses ARTH 154 Introduction to Art History: Renaissance to Modern (various sections) ARTH 209 Early Medieval Art: 200-1000 AD (Prof. Lachat), MWF 9:05-9:55 AM
ARTH 213 Art of the Northern Renaissance (Prof. Dominguez Torres), TR 12:30-1:45PM
ARTH 227 Modern Art: The 19th Century (Prof. Werth), TR 2:00-3:15 PM
MUSC 302 Women in Music: An Alternate Survey (Prof. Purciello), TR 12:30-1:45 PM
MUSC 311-010 Music History: 400 through 1600 (Prof. Purciello), MWF 9:05-9:55 AM
MUSC 311-010 Music History: 400 through 1600 (Prof. Fothergill), MWF 9:05-9:55 AM MUSC 313 History of Music, 1827 to Present (various sections) PHIL 303 Modern Philosophy (Prof. Shabo), TR 11:00AM-12:15PM
PHIL 308 Topics in Jewish Theology (Prof. Sneiderman), MW 3:35-4:50PM
PHIL 322 Existentialism (Prof. Fichtelberg), MWF 12:20-1:10 PM
ARAB 105-010 Arabic I - Elementary (Prof. Khalil Masmoudi), MWF 10:10-11:00 AM, T 9:30-10:20 AM
ARAB 105-011 Arabic I - Elementary (Prof. Khalil Masmoudi), MWF 11:15 AM - 12:05 PM, T 11:00-11:50 AMARAB 106-010 Arabic II - Elementary/Intermediate (Prof.Khalil Masmoudi), MWF 12:20-1:10 AM, T 12:30-1:20 PM ARAB 107-010 Arabic III - Intermediate (Prof. Khalil Masmoudi) MWF 9:05-9:55 AM, T 9:30-10:20 AM
HistoryHIST 201 Introduction to Global Islam (Rudolph Matthee), TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PMHIST 377-010/080 Radicalism and Revolution: Islamic Movement/Modern Middle East (Rudolph Matthee), TR 2:00-3:15 PM
POSC 410-010 Islam in Global Affairs (Prof. Muqtedar Khan), TR 3:30-4:45 PM
JWST/HEBR 105-010: Hebrew I Elementary (Eynat Gutman), MW 1:25-2:15 p.m. & TR 2:00-2:50 p.m.
JWST/ENGL 202-010: Biblical and Classical Literature (Miranda Wilson), TR 12:30-1:45 p.m. JWST/POSC 482-010: America in the Middle East (Dan Green), MWF 2:30-3:20
The courses below are not cross-listed but can be taken for credit toward the Jewish Studies minor:
PHIL 204-010: World Religions (Alan Fox), MWF 10:10-11:00 a.m.PSYC 408-010 Psychology of Prejudice (Sam Gaertner), M 12:30-3:30 p.m.
ANTH 338-010 Arts and Crafts of Native South America (Prof. Roe) TR 12:30-1:45 PM
Art HistoryARTH 440-010-080 Seminar in Latina American Art: Exhibiting Indigenous Cultures (Prof. Dominguez Torres), F 9:05 AM - 12:05 PM
HIST 135-010 Introduction to Latin American History (Prof. Buckley) MW 10:10-11:00 AM (various discussion sections) HIST 336 Topics in Latin American History (taught abroad)HIST 348 History of Spain: 1479 to Present (taught abroad)
PORT 2316-010 Intensive Portuguese for Spanish Speakers I (Prof. Schmidt-Cruz) TR 2:00-3:15 PM
Political Science and International Relations
POSC 426-010 Latin American Politics (Prof. Carrion) TR 12:30-1:45 PM
SPAN 301-010/080 Survey of Spanish Literature (Prof. Saad) MWF 10:10-11:00 AMSPAN 303-010/080 Survey of Spanish-American Literature (Prof. Braham) MWF 10:10-11:00 AMSPAN 304-011/081 Survey of Spanish-American Literature (Prof. Ilarreguiz) TR 12:30-1:45 PMSPAN 325-010/080 Spanish Civilization and Culture (Staff ) TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PMSPAN 326-010/080 Latin American Civilization and Culture (Prof. Penix-Tadsen) TR 12:30-1:45 PMSPAN 326-011/081 Latin American Civilization and Culture (Prof. Penix-Tadsen) TR 2:00-3:15 PMSPAN 355 Special Topics: Argentine Literature/Latin American Literature (taught abroad) SPAN 455-010 Selected Authors, Works and Themes: HUMAN RIGHTS IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE (Staff) TR 2:00-3:15 PMSPAN 460-080 Topics: Contemporary Hispani Literature 1936-Present: The Nations of Spain (Joan Brown), TR 11:00 AM-12:15 PMSPAN 475-010 Topics in Hispanic Culture and Civilization: Music, Politics & Culture (Prof. Selimov), TR 11:00 AM-12:15 PMSPAN 475-011 Topics in Hispanic Culture and Civilization: LGBT in Latin America (Prof. Braham) MWF 1:25-2:15 PMSPAN 475-070 through 079 Topics in Hispanic Culture and Civilization: various topics (taught abroad)WOMS 250 Topics in International Women's Studies: Latin America (taught abroad)
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