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International / Global Studies (BA)

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Sample Degree Plan Courses

The following is a list of courses based on sample degree plan. Other requirements may be necessary to complete this degree.

International Studies

All interested students should consult the International Studies advisor during their sophomore year, and should declare the major once they have reached 45 degree credits and no later than the beginning of their junior year. The advisor will assist each student in preparing a logical sequence of studies.The International Studies (IS) major offers a number of special programs designed to help students deepen their knowledge of international affairs. Students may receive credit toward the major for participation in study abroad or exchange programs. Credit toward the major also may be obtained through a semester-long internship in an international business, a government office, or a private organization in Milwaukee.

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

General Course Requirements for the Major

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

INTLST Senior Seminar in International Studies: Affect, Art, & Politics
3.0

Free Electives

The major requires 120 credits in order to graduate.

36.0 Hrs. required.

Bachelor of Arts Requirements

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

International Requirement

Students must satisfy the International Requirement by 1) completing three courses (at least 9 credits) in a single foreign language (not including literature-in-translation) at the 200 level and above, or 2) completing three non-language courses (at least 9 credits) with international content chosen from at least two curricular areas, or 3) completing 9 credits in combination from options 1 and 2.

9.0 Hrs. required.

AFRICOL Survey of African Societies and Cultures
3.0
AFRICOL Black Cultures In Latin America And The Caribbean
3.0
AFRICOL Economic Growth and Sustainable Development in Africa
3.0

Foreign Language

Completion of the foreign language requirement can be demonstrated by satisfying one of the following options:

1 courses required.

English Composition

Completion of the English Writing requirement can be demonstrated by satisfying one of the following options:

1 courses required.

College Writing and Research

Grade of C or higher is required. You may not take this credit/no credit.

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

ENGLISH College Writing and Research
3.0

Mathematics and Formal Reasoning Requirement

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

Math Course or Placement Exam

1 courses required.

Math Course Fulfillment

You may fulfill this requirement by earning at least three credits with a grade of C or higher in Math 105, 106, 175 or equivalent courses.These courses may not be taken credit/no credit.

1 courses required.

MATH Intermediate Algebra
3.0

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