Global Studies - Spring 2017

Introduction to Global Studies — 3293
GLS 1500 – 3 credits
Laura K. Anderson

Students will learn about major challenges facing our world today and in doing so will develop an understanding of the interconnectedness of people, places, institutions, and circumstances around the world. Students will bring together different insights regarding population trends, resource management, climate change, technological advancements, global conflict, and the role of governance and economics in supporting equitable societies, while emphasizing the role of the individual and her/his relationship to the larger global community. Eligibility: ENG 1510: must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 221
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Global Studies Capstone — 3693
GLS 2500 – 3 credits
Laura K. Anderson

Students will design and implement a single original global studies project of choice, [subject to instructor approval] that seeks to reinforce comprehension of course lectures and program content through academic research and a public demonstration of the work. In doing so, students will consider the ways in which their chosen program electives fit into the field of global studies and a globalized world. Prerequisites: ENG 1530, GLS 1500, and student must be within one semester of graduation in the AA Global Studies degree program or have permission of the instructor. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 163
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue 11:30 am – 12:45 pm