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Requirements

All students majoring or minoring in global studies must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 in all university coursework.

Global Studies Major Requirements49 units
On-campus Courses25 units
GLBL 301
Anthropology for Everyday Life**/***
3
GLBL 305
Peoples and Places
3
GLBL 320
Global Engagement in the 21st Century
3
GLBL 420
Sustainable Societies
3
GLBL 425
Integration and Formation Seminar
1
GLBL 465
Globalization and Development
3
GLBL 496
Senior Seminar: Global Issues and Prospects*
3
HIST 210
World Geography
3
Select one of the following:
POLI 320
Comparative Politics
3
POLI 385
Politics of Developing Countries
3
POLI 390
History and Politics of the Non-Western World
3
Los Angeles Term15 units
GLBL 315
Urban Culture
3
GLBL 318
Urban Systems
3
GLBL 330
Community Transformation
6
GLBL 345
Urban Religious Movements
3
Global Learning Term9 units minimum
Required Courses:
GLBL 325
Family Organization
3
GLBL 335
International Internship
3–6
GLBL 350
Global Study Project
3
Recommended Electives:
GLBL 101
Self-directed Language Learning I ^
4
GLBL 102
Self-directed Language Learning II^
4
GLBL 340
Community Life
3
Other Recommended Electives:
ECON 371
Comparative Economics
3
GLBL 310
Intercultural Communication
3
HIST 121
World Civilizations Since 1648*
3
SOC 120
Introduction to Sociology*
3
SOC 358
Human Diversity
3
SOCW 400
Grant and Proposal Writing
3
SOC 471
Qualitative Social Research Methods**
3
THEO 480
Theologies of Liberation
3

*Meets a General Education core requirement.
**Meets the Upper-division Writing Intensive requirement.
^Meets the University Skills foreign language requirement.

Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.