Global and Multicultural Awareness

  • Requirement: one course from list, 3 credits

    Students must fulfill this requirement by completing one course from the list; most of these courses will at the same time fulfill other requirements set by Liberal Studies or in some cases by a college or department.

    Also Fulfills Social Science Liberal Studies Requirement
    3Course Title Credits
    ANTH 110 Contemporary Anthropology 3
    ANTH 211 Cultural Anthropology 3
    GEOG 103 Global Cities: Issues in Planning and Development [same as RGPL 103]
    3
    GEOG 104 World Geography:  Global Context 3
    PLSC 101 World Politics 3
    RGPL 103
    Global Cities: Issues in Planning and Development [same as GEOG 103]
    3
    Also Fulfills Liberal Studies Elective Requirements
    Course Title Credits
    ANTH 271 Cultural Area Studies: Africa (same as SOC 271) 3
    ANTH 272 Cultural Area Studies: China (same as SOC 272) 3
    ANTH 273 Cultural Area Studies: Southeast Asia (same as SOC 273) 3
    ANTH 274 Cultural Area Studies: Latin America (same as SOC 274) 3
    ANTH 310
    Voyages of Discovery
    3
    ANTH 314 Native Americans 3
    ANTH 350 Anthropology of Gender 3
    ANTH 365 Native North American Religions (same as RLST 365) 3
    ANTH 370 Latinos and Diasporas (same as LAS 370) 3
    ANTH 430 Anthropology of Food 3
    ARHI 224 Introduction to Asian Art 3
    ARHI 427 
    Japanese Narrative Art
    3
    ASIA 200 Introduction to Asian Studies 3
    BCOM 342 Intercultural Business Communication 3
    CHIN 102
    Elementary Chinese I
    4
    CHIN 201
    Intermediate Chinese
    4
    ECON 350 Comparative Economic Systems 3
    ENGL 396 The Literature of Emerging Nations 3
    GEOG 231
    Economic Geography
    3
    GEOG 254 Geography of Russia, Central Eurasia, and Eastern Europe 3
    GEOG 255 Geography of Africa 3
    GEOG 256 Geography of East and Southeast Asia 3
    GEOG 257 Geography of South and Southwest Asia 3
    HIST 206 History of East Asia 3
    HIST 207
    The History of the Middle East
    3
    HIST 327 Soviet Union and Contemporary Russia 3
    HIST 330 History of the Islamic Civilization 3
    HIST 331 Modern Middle East 3
    HIST 332 History of Early China 3
    HIST 334 History of Modern China 3
    HIST 337 History of Modern Japan 3
    HIST 338
    The History of Iran
    3
    HIST 433
    Bandits and Poets: The Cultural and Social History of Late Imperial China
    3
    HIST 434
    The History of Modern China: From the Opium Wars to the Present
    3
    HIST 436
    Geisha and Samaurai: The Cultural and Social History of Early Modern Japan
    3
    HIST 437
    The History of Modern Japan: From the Floating World to the Present
    3
    JAPN 102
    Elementary Japanese II
    4
    JAPN 201
    Intermediate Japanese
    4
    JRNL 375
    World News Coverage
    3
    LAS 350
    The Mayas:  Culture, Literature and Numbers
    3
    LAS 370 Latinos and Diasporas (same as ANTH 370) 3
    LAS 480 Latin American Studies Seminar 3
    MUHI 223
    Musical Cultures from Around the World
    3
    PLSC 387 Political Systems: Latin America 3
    PLSC 389 International Development Strategies 3
    PNAF 131 Introduction to Pan-African Studies 3
    RLST 220 Buddhism 3
    RLST 311 Eastern Philosophy 3
    RLST 329
    Philosophy of Religion
    3
    RLST 360 African Religions 3
    RLST 365 Native North American Religions (same as ANTH 365) 3
    RLST 370 Religions of China and Japan 3
    RLST 375 Religions of India 3
    RSLT 380 Islam 3
    SOC 314 Sociology of Native Americans 3
    SPAN 244 Modern Mexico 3
    SPAN 344 20th Century Spanish-American Culture and Civilization (taught in Spanish) 3
    Fulfills Global and Multicultural Awareness Requirement Only
    Course Title Credits
    COMM 230
    Global Media and Communications
     3
    ECON 338
    Poverty in Africa     
    3
    ECON 339 Economic Development I 3
    ECON 345
    International Trade
     3
    ECON 346
    International Finance
     3
    GEOG 252
    Geography of Latin America
     3
    PLSC 285 Comparative Government II: Non-Western Political Systems 3
    SPAN 364
    Survey of Spanish-American Literature
     3
    WGS 301 
    Asian American and Asian Diasporic Women's Literature
     3