Upper-level course taken by permission through an approved study abroad program
Courses carry prerequisites not met through Global Studies requirements.
Advanced Writing Proficiency
Each student who completes this requirement in Global Studies will submit her written senior comprehensive project for evaluation.
A student who elects to complete her Senior Comprehensive requirement in Global Studies will carry out a research project grounded in a topic related to her area of concentration. She will develop and present a proposal during Senior Seminar in the fall of her senior year. The proposal will include a hypothesis or research question, the design of the study and methodologies to be used, significance of the question, and a bibliography. In the spring semester of senior year, Global Studies majors will make oral and written presentations of their projects to a committee comprised of faculty teaching within the concentration areas and/or the Global Studies core disciplines.
Student Learning Outcomes
Students can analyze the forces which have created global inequalities and shaped development efforts.
Students can analyze the impact of diverse development strategies for overcoming global inequalities.
Students can reflect critically on their roles in confronting the challenges of development efforts.