B.A. Global Studies with Language, Literature and Culture Concentration

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the B.A. in Global Studies

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 33
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 6
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

Major Requirements

16 credits of a modern foreign language or the equivalent demonstrated competency16
GLBL 2200Simulation1
GLBL 4400Simulation1
GLBL 4493Senior Thesis4
POLS 2221Introduction to International Relations3
Language, Literature and Culture Concentration18
This area of concentration is for those wishing to study the language, literature, and culture of societies other than the United States. It is limited to concentrations in French, German, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish. No more than twelve (12) of the required eighteen (18) credits may be taken from the offerings of a single department.
French
Contemporary European Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
French Conversation and Composition I
and French Conversation and Composition II
Survey of French Literature and Civilization I
and Survey of French Literature and Civilization II
French Current Affairs
French Advanced Grammar
Readings in French
Independent Studies in French
French Senior Seminar
African History and Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
French Revolution and the Napoleonic Legacy
Twentieth Century Europe
Topics in National and Regional Studies 1
German
Contemporary European Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
German Conversation and Composition I
and German Conversation and Composition II
Survey of German Literature and Civilization
and Survey of Austrian and Swiss Literature
German Current Affairs
Readings in German
Independent Studies in German
German Senior Seminar
Twentieth Century Europe
Topics in National and Regional Studies 1
Japanese
East Asian History (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
Japanese Conversation and Composition I
and Japanese Conversation and Composition II
Survey of Japanese Literature and Civilization I
and Survey of Japanese Literature and Civilization II
Readings in Japanese
Comparative Politics Change and Political Order
Topics in National and Regional Studies 1
Russian
Contemporary European Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
Twentieth Century Europe
Comparative Politics Change and Political Order
Topics in National and Regional Studies
Russian Conversation and Composition I
and Russian Conversation and Composition II
Readings in Russian
Spanish
Contemporary European Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
Latin American History and Culture (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
Spanish Conversation and Composition I
and Spanish Conversation and Composition II
Survey of Spanish Literature and Civilization
and Survey of Latin American Literature and Civilization
Hispanic Current Affairs
Spanish Advanced Grammar
Readings in Spanish
Independent Studies in Spanish
Spanish Senior Seminar
Comparative Politics Change and Political Order
Politics of Developing Nations
Topics in National and Regional Studies
Electives10
Ten (10) credits to be selected from either courses listed in the Concentrations available with this degree and not taken to fulfill the requirements for one of those Concentrations; or the courses listed below; or a mixture of Concentration courses and those listed here.
Business
FIN 4475International Corporate Finance3
MGT 4465International Business3
MKTG 4465Globalized Markets3
English
ENGL 4455/CMLT 4415Studies in National Literatures3
ENGL 4456Comparative Literature3
History
HIST 4435History of Colonialism3
HIST 4439Women in World History3
HIST 4443Topics in European History3
HIST 4445Modern Ireland3
HIST 4478History of Empires3
Global Studies
Simulation
The World Today:Introduction to Global Issues
International Organizations Today: Conflicts and Cooperation
Travel and Study Abroad
Seminar in Global Studies
European Union: Institutions & Global Impact
International Symposium
Global Governance: Superpowers and Globalization
Environment and Geography
Gender in Global Affairs (Issues and Impact)
Simulation
Global Health and Policy
Senior Seminar (various topics)
Cultural Geography
Independent Study
International Parks and Protected Areas
Global Tourism Geography
Internship in Global Studies
Internship in Global Studies
Internship in Global Studies
Political Science
POLS 4492Seminar 21-3
Sociology
Sociology of Health and Illness
The Sociology of Religion
Power Class and Prestige
All required courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C- (C minus).
Total Credits84-86

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education