Effective Fall 2017

Freshman
AUCCCredits
ANTH 200Cultures and the Global System (GT-SS3)3E3
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)1A3
GR 100Introduction to Geography (GT-SS2)3C3
Select one course from the following: 3
Western Civilization, Pre-Modern (GT-HI1)3D 
Western Civilization, Modern (GT-HI1)3D 
World History, Ancient-1500 (GT-HI1)3D 
World History, 1500-Present (GT-HI1)3D 
INST 200Interdisciplinary Approaches to Globalization3E3
LSPA 100First-Year Spanish I 5
LSPA 101First-Year Spanish II 5
Select one course from the following: 3
International Relations (GT-SS1)3E 
Comparative Government and Politics (GT-SS1)3E 
Mathematics1B3
 Total Credits 31
Sophomore
 
Select one course from the following: 3
Agricultural and Resource Economics (GT-SS1)3C 
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)3C 
Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)3C 
Gender in the Economy (GT-SS1)3E 
Issues in Environmental Economics (GT-SS1)3C 
LSPA 200Second-Year Spanish I (GT-AH4)3B3
LSPA 201Second-Year Spanish II (GT-AH4)3B3
Advanced Writing23
Arts and Humanities3B6
Biological and Physical Sciences3A7
Electives 4
 Total Credits 29
Junior
 
INST 301Global Commodities across the Disciplines4B3
LSPA 300Reading and Writing for Communication-Spanish 3
LSPA 301Oral Communication-Spanish 3
International Studies Major Course Selection 12
Electives 9
 Total Credits 30
Senior
 
INST 492Seminar4A,4C3
International Studies Major Course Selection 12
Electives1 15
 Total Credits 30
 Program Total Credits: 120

International Studies Major Course Selection

Students must select a minimum total of 24 credits, 18 of which must be upper-division (300- to 400-level), from at least three subject codes, from the following groups of courses. Select at least 6 credits from 1. History and Politics of Latin America; at least 6 credits from 2. Thought and Cultures of Latin America; and at least 3 credits from 3. International Studies. Select an additional minimum of 9 credits from among the three groups to bring the total to 24. 

Code Title AUCC Credits
1. History and Politics of Latin America
Select a minimum of 6 credits from the following: 6
Chicanx History and Culture (GT-HI1) 3E
Latinx Populations in the U.S.
Caribbean Identities
The Modern Caribbean
U.S.-Mexico Borderlands
Colonial Latin America
Latin America Since Independence
Mexico
Revolutions in Latin America
Slavery in the Americas
History of Antarctica, 1800-Present
Politics and Society Along Mexican Border
Politics of South America
Politics in Mexico, Central America, Caribbean
2. Thought and Culture of Latin America
Select a minimum of 6 credits from the following: 6
Latin American Peasantries
Indians of South America
Andean Archaeology and Ethnohistory
Archaeology of Mesoamerica
History of Pre-Columbian Art
International Design and Merchandising: Apparel
International Design and Merchandising: Interior Design
Introduction to Chicano Literature
La Chicana in Society
Contemporary Chicanx Issues
Approaches to Spanish Literature
Introduction to Spanish Translation and Interpreting
Issues in Hispanic Culture
Business Spanish
Introduction to Spanish Cinema
Studies in Foreign Film: Latin America
Caribbean Culture in Hispanic Literature
Advanced Latin American Culture
Advanced Spanish Culture
Advanced Business Spanish
Women Writers in the Hispanic World
Spanish-American Literary Movements and Periods
Genre Studies in Spanish
Author Studies in Spanish
Topic Studies in Spanish
Peoples and Institutions of Latin America
3. International Studies
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the following: 3
World Interdependence-Population and Food (GT-SS3) 3E
International Retailing
Historic Textiles
Introductory Cultural Anthropology (GT-SS3) 3C
Introduction to Prehistory (GT-HI1) 3D
Modernization and Development
The Anthropology of Religion
Cultural Change
Human Ecology
Art and Culture
Gender and Anthropology
Geoarchaeology
Indigenous Peoples Today
Indigenous Ecologies and the Modern World
Gender, Culture, and Health
Comparative Legal Systems
Approaches to Community-Based Development
Method in Cultural Anthropology
Gender Equity in Development
Development and Empowerment
International Development Theory and Practice
Issues in Environmental Economics (GT-SS1) 3C
International Agricultural Trade
Ag- and Resource-Based Economic Development
Travel Abroad-International Comparative Management
Contemporary Business Topics: International Business
Travel Abroad-Sustainable Building
Reading Without Borders (GT–AH2) 3E
World Drama (GT-AH2) 3E
Gender in World Literature
Literature of the Earth
Postcolonial Literature
Economics of Social Issues (GT-SS1) 3C
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1) 3C
Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1) 3C
Gender in the Economy (GT-SS1) 3E
International Political Economy
Comparative Economic Systems
Economics of International Trade and Policy
Economics of International Finance and Policy
Economic Development
Border Crossings: People/Politics/Culture (GT-SS3) 3E
Indigenous Women, Children, and Tribes
Global Environmental Justice Movements
International Business Finance
Foundations of Environmental Sustainability
Global Environmental Sustainability Seminar
Cultural Geography
Urban Geography
The Geography of Commodities
Science and Technology in Modern History
Modern Jewish History
World Environmental History, 1500-Present
History of Antarctica, 1800-Present
Globalization: Exploring Our Global Village (GT-SS3) 3E
World Interdependence - Current Global Issues
Global Studies
Model United Nations 3E
International Social Welfare and Development
Women and Development
Children and Youth in Global Context
Education for Global Peace
Internship 2
Independent Study 2
International Mass Communication
World Literatures to 1500 (GT-AH2) 3E
World Literatures-The Modern Period (GT-AH2) 3E
International Business Management
International Marketing
Introduction to Music History and Literature (GT-AH1) 3B
International Issues-Recreation and Tourism
World Philosophies (GT-AH3) 3E
Ethics of Sustainability
Topics in Comparative Religions
Current World Problems (GT-SS1) 3E
International Relations (GT-SS1) 3E
Comparative Government and Politics (GT-SS1) 3E
Global Environmental Politics
International Law
International Organization
United States Foreign Policy
Comparative Foreign Policy
International Security
Environmental Politics in Developing World
Comparative Social Movements
Comparative Racial/Ethnic Politics
Globalization, Sustainability, and Justice
Social Problems (GT-SS3) 3C
Global Environmental Issues (GT-SS3) 3E
Population-Natural Resources and Environment
Introduction to Environmental Justice
Sociology of Environmental Governance
Agriculture and Global Society
Comparative Urban Studies
Travel Abroad: Comparative Criminal Justice 3
Travel Abroad: Crime and Deviance 3
Intercultural Communication
1

Select enough elective credits to bring the program total to 120, of which at least 42 must be upper-division (300- to 400-level).

2

Maximum 3 credits. 

3

To count toward the International Studies Major Course Selection, travel abroad must be to a country or area covered by this concentration.

Freshman
Semester 1CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
ANTH 200Cultures and the Global System (GT-SS3)  3E3
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)  1A3
GR 100Introduction to Geography (GT-SS2)X 3C3
LSPA 100First-Year Spanish I X 5
 Total Credits   14
Semester 2CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
Select one course from the following:   3
Western Civilization, Pre-Modern (GT-HI1)  3D 
Western Civilization, Modern (GT-HI1)  3D 
World History, Ancient-1500 (GT-HI1)  3D 
World History, 1500-Present (GT-HI1)  3D 
INST 200Interdisciplinary Approaches to Globalization  3E3
LSPA 101First-Year Spanish II X 5
Select one course from the following:   3
International Relations (GT-SS1)  3E 
Comparative Government and Politics (GT-SS1)  3E 
MathematicsX 1B3
CO 150 must be completed by the end of Semester 2.X   
 Total Credits   17
Sophomore
Semester 3CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
Select one course from the following:   3
Agricultural and Resource Economics (GT-SS1) X3C 
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1) X3C 
Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)  3C 
Gender in the Economy (GT-SS1)  3E 
Issues in Environmental Economics (GT-SS1)  3C 
LSPA 200Second-Year Spanish I (GT-AH4)  3B3
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A3
Elective   3
LSPA 100 must be completed by the end of Semester 3.X   
 Total Credits   15
Semester 4CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LSPA 201Second-Year Spanish II (GT-AH4)  3B3
Advanced Writing  23
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A4
Elective   1
LSPA 101 must be completed by the end of Semester 4.X   
 Total Credits   14
Junior
Semester 5CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
INST 301Global Commodities across the Disciplines  4B3
LSPA 300Reading and Writing for Communication-Spanish X 3
International Studies Major Course Selection (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)   6
Elective   3
LSPA 200 must be completed by the end of Semester 5.X   
 Total Credits   15
Semester 6CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
LSPA 301Oral Communication-Spanish X 3
International Studies Major Course Selection (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)   6
Electives   6
LSPA 201 must be completed by the end of Semester 6.X   
 Total Credits   15
Senior
Semester 7CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
INST 492Seminar X4A,4C3
International Studies Major Course Selection (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)   6
Electives   6
LSPA 300 must be completed by the end of Semester 7.X   
 Total Credits   15
Semester 8CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
International Studies Major Course Selection (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)X  6
ElectivesX  9
The benchmark courses for the 8th semester are the remaining courses in the entire program of study.X   
 Total Credits   15
 Program Total Credits:   120