Spring 2020

* Indicates special permission through into the specific program or permission of the instructor that provides the course.
Approved “Global Issues” courses are in red.

Approved International Elections and Global Issues Courses for GIST - Organized by Department
Spring 2020


RELEVANT KU CORE CODES:
GE11 – core goal 1.1 (critical thinking)
GE3H – core goal 3 Humanities
GE3S – core goal 3 Social Sciences
GE3N – core goal 3 Natural Sciences
AE41 – core goal 4.1 (cultural diversity)
AE42 – core goal 4.2 (global awareness)
AE51 – core goal 5.1 (ethics)

AE61 – core goal 6 (capstone)


AAAS – African and African-American Studies
AAAS 103: Introduction to Africa (3) GE3H GE3S (Afr)
AAAS 105: Introduction to African History (3) GE11 GE3H (Afr)
AAAS 320: African Studies In: African Film & Video (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 320: African Studies in: African Design (3) AE42 (Afr, MENA, PCA)
AAAS 320: African Studies in: African Art & Gender (3) AE42 (Afr, MENA, PCA, GG)
AAAS 320: African Studies in: African Reader’s Theatre (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 332: Introduction to African Literature (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 355: African Theatre and Drama (3) (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 415: Women and Islam (3) (MENA, CEB, GG)
AAAS 432: Francophone African Literature (3) GE3S AE42
AAAS 433: Islamic Literature (3) AE51 (MENA, Afr, CEB, PCA)
AAAS 510: Global Racial and Ethnic Relations (3) AE42 (CSPS)
AAAS 520: African Studies In: African Reader’s Theatre (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 520: African Studies in: African Art & Gender (3) AE42 (Afr, ME, PCA, GG)
AAAS 520: African Studies in: Comparative Culture & Education in Africa (3) AE42 (CSPS)
AAAS 543: Language and Culture in Arabic-Speaking Communities (3) GE3S AE42 (MENA, CEB)
AAAS 555: African Film (3) (Afr, CEB, PCA, CSPS)
AAAS 561: Liberation in Southern Africa (3) AE42 (Afr, CSPS, CEB)
AAAS 598: Sexuality & Gender in African History (3) AE42 (Afr, GG)
AAAS 600: Politics in Africa (3) AE42
AAAS 657: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG, CEB)
AAAS 677: African Design (Afr, PCA)

AMS – American Studies
AMS 332: The United States in Global Context AE42 (CSPS)
AMS 534: Global Racial and Ethnic Relations (CSPS)

ANTH – Anthropology
ANTH 308: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3) GE3S AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 160/162/360: The Varieties of Human Experience (3) GE3H GE3S AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 293: Myth, Legend, and Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA, CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 320/321: Language in Culture and Society, Honors (3) AE41 AE61 (CEB)
* Indicates special permission through into the specific program or permission of the instructor that provides the course.
Approved “Global Issues” courses are in red.
ANTH 389: Anth of Gender: Female, Male, and Beyond (3) GE21 GE3H GE3S AE42 (CEB,GG)
ANTH 484: Magic, Science, and Religion (3) (CEB, CSPS)
ANTH 570: Anthropology of Violence (3) (CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 583: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (GEcon, CEB, GG)

COMS – Communications
COMS 246: Introduction to Intercultural Communication (3) (CEB)
COMS 547: Communication & Culture (3) (CEB)

EALC – East Asian Languages and Cultures
EALC 130: Myth, Legend, and Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA, CEB)
EALC 317: Contemporary Japanese Fiction & Film (3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
EALC 331: Studies In: Ceramics of Korea (3) (EA, PCA)
EALC 331: Studies In: Modern Korean Art & Culture (EA, PCA)
EALC 333: Asian Literature in Translation, Honors (3) (EA, PCA)
EALC 590: Topics in EALC: Contemporary East Asia (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)
EALC 590: Topics in EALC: Korean Culture: Anthropological Perspectives (3) (EA, CEB)
EALC 678: Chinese Foreign Policy (3) (EA, CSPS)

ECIV – Eastern Civilizations
ECIV 304: Eastern Civilizations (3) AE42 (EA, CEB)

ECON – Economics
ECON 505: History of Economic Analysis (3) (GEcon)
ECON 510: Energy Economics (3) (GEcon, GE)
ECON 550: Environmental Economics (3) (GEcon, GE)
ECON 582: Economic Development (3) (GEcon)
ECON 604: International Trade (3) (GEcon)
ECON 605: International Finance (3) (GEcon)

ENGL - English
ENGL 306: Global Environmental Literature (3) AE42 (GE, PCA)
ENGL 326: Introduction to African Literature (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA)
ENGL 328: Literature & Film: Iran through Lit & Film (3) (MENA, PCA, CEB)
ENGL 492: The London Review (3) AE42 (WE, PCA)

EURS – European Studies
EURS 302: European Culture and Society 1945 to Present: AE42 (WE, CEB)
EURS 500: Seminar in European Studies (3) AE42 AE61 (WE)
EURS 604: The European Union (3) (WE, CSPS, GEcon)

EVRN – Environmental Studies (all courses listed are GE)
EVRN 142: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3S (GE)
EVRN 148: Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies (3) GE3N (GE)
EVRN 385: Environmental Sociology (3) (GE, CSPS)
EVRN 542: Ethnobotany (3) (GE, CEB)
EVRN 550: Environmental Economics (3) (GE, GEcon)
EVRN 645: Native & Western Views of Nature (3) (GE, CEB)

FIN - Finance
*FIN 420: International Finance (3) (GEcon)

FMS – Film and Media Studies
FMS 302: Iran through Literature & Film (3) AE42 (MENA)
FMS 322: Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema (3) (REE, PCA)
* Indicates special permission through into the specific program or permission of the instructor that provides the course.
Approved “Global Issues” courses are in red.

FMS 544: African Film (3) (Afr, CEB, PCA)
FMS 620: International Women Filmmakers (3) (PCA, GG)

FREN – French
FREN 152: France and the French (3) GE3H AE42 (WE)
FREN 153: Around the Francophone World (3) GE11 (Afr, CEB, CSPS)
FREN 326: Introduction to French Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, PCA)
FREN 401: Paris, City of Lights & Legends (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, PCA)
FREN 432: Francophone African Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr, PCA)

GEOG – Geography
GEOG 111: Mapping our Changing World (3) (CSPS, GE)
GEOG 142/145: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3S (GE)
GEOG 148: Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies (3) GE3N (GE)
GEOG 321: Climate and Climate Change (3) (GE)
GEOG 358: Principles of Geographic Information Systems (4) (CSPS, GE)
GEOG 372: Environmental Policy (3) (CSPS, GE)

GERM – German
GERM 124/125: German Cinema in Context (3) AE42 (WE, PCA)

GIST – Global and International Studies
GIST 306: Global Environmental Literature (3) AE42 (GE, PCA)
GIST 308: Key Themes in Modern Global History (3) (CSPS)
GIST 335: Iran through Literature & Film (3) AE42 (MENA, PCA, CEB)
GIST 355: Global Feminisms (3) (CSPS, GG)
GIST 501: Advanced Topics in GIST: _______ (3)
GIST 503: Advanced Topics in Middle East Studies: Regimes in MENA (3) (MENA, CSPS)
GIST 529: Globalization: Sociological Perspectives (3) (CSPS, CEB, GEcon)
GIST 550: Issues in Global Studies: Wealth, Power, and Inequality (3) (CSPS, GEcon)
GIST 550: Issues in Global Studies: Brazilian Culture (3) (CSPS, CEB)
GIST 550: Issues in Global Studies: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (CSPS, CEB, GG)
GIST 570: Anthropology of Violence (3) (CSPS, CEB)
GIST 585: Transnational Terrorism (3) (CSPS)

GIST 624: Social Movements in the Middle East (3) (MENA, CSPS, CEB)
GIST 667: Islam and Politics (3)
GIST 678: Chinese Foreign Policy (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)

HA - Art History
HA 166: The Visual Arts of East Asia (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, PCA)
HA 354: Japanese Prints (3) (EA, PCA)
HA 362: Ceramics of Korea (3) (EA)
HA 363: Modern Korean Art & Culture (3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
HA 367: Art & Culture of Japan (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, PCA)
HA 368: Art & Culture of China (3) GE3H AE42 (EA)
HA 390: African Art & Gender (3) (Afr, MENA, PCA, GG)
HA 554: Japanese Prints (3) (EA, PCA)
HA 562: Ceramics of Korea (3) (EA, PCA)
HA 590: Special Study in African Art (3) (Afr)
HA 677: African Design (Afr, PCA)

HIST – History
* Indicates special permission through into the specific program or permission of the instructor that provides the course.
Approved “Global Issues” courses are in red.
HIST 104: Introduction to African History (3) GE11 GE3H (Afr)
HIST 115: Europe 1789-Present (3) GE11 GE3H (WE)
HIST 124: Latin American Culture & Society (3) AE42 (LA, CEB)
HIST 142: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3H (GE)
HIST 308: Key Themes in Modern Global History (3) (CSPS)
HIST 321: From Mystics to Feminists: Women's History in Europe 1600 to the Present (3) GE11 GE3H AE42 (WE, GG)
HIST 336: Ethics, Ideas, and Nature (3) AE51 (GE, CEB)
HIST 391: Topics in (honors): The Global Middle East (3) (MENA)
HIST 395: The History of Sushi (3) GE11 AE42 (EA)
HIST 399: The Samurai (3) GE11 AE42 (EA)
HIST 512: Foodways: Latin American (3) (LA, CEB)
HIST 579: History of Brazil (3) (LA)
HIST 598: Sexuality & Gender in African History (3) AE42 (Afr, GG)
HIST 604: Contemporary Greater China (3) AE42
HIST 649: History of Feminist Theory (3)

HUM – Humanities
HUM 140: Introduction to World Literature (3) GE21 (PCA)
HUM 505: Europe Today (3) AE42 (WE)
HUM 524: Chinese Thought (3) (EA, CEB)
HUM 552: Foodways: Latin America (3) (LA, CEB)

IBUS – International Business
*IBUS 410: Introduction to International Business (3) AE42 (GEcon)
*IBUS 425: Business in China (3) (EA, GEcon)
*IBUS 462: Comparative and Cross-Cultural Management (3) AE42 (GEcon)
*IBUS 480: International Management (3) (GEcon)

JWSH – Jewish Studies
JWSH 107: Jews, Christians, Muslims (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB)
JWSH 300: Topics in Jewish Studies: Jewish Ritual Art & Folklore (3) (CEB, PCA)
JWSH 300: Topics in Jewish Studies: Antisemitism: A Long History (3) (CEB)
JWSH 300: Topics in Jewish Studies: Jewish Ethics (3) (CEB)
JWSH 325: Introduction to Judaism (3) (CEB)
JWSH 681: Regimes in Middle East & North Africa (3) (MENA, CSPS)

LAA – Latin American and Caribbean Studies
LAA 100: Latin American Culture and Society (3) AE42 (LA, CEB)
LAA 300: Interdisciplinary Themes in Latin American Studies (3) GE52 (LA)
LAA 302: Topics in Latin American Area Studies: ________ (3)
LAA 311: Topics in LAA – History (3) (LA)
LAA 312: Topics in LAA – Spanish-American Lit & Culture (3) (LA, PCA, CEB)
LAA 315: Topics in LAA – Film & Music Arts (3) (LA, PCA)
LAA 332/333: Language and Society in Latin America (3) AE42 (LA, CEB)
LAA 552: Foodways: Latin America (3) (LA, CEB)
LAA 602: Topics in Latin American Studies: _______ (3)

MGMT – Management
*MGMT 305: Survey of Management (3) (GEcon)
*MGMT 434: International Human Resource Management (3) (GEcon)
* Indicates special permission through into the specific program or permission of the instructor that provides the course.
Approved “Global Issues” courses are in red.

PCS – Peace & Conflict Studies
PCS 120/221: Introduction to Peace and Conflict Studies (3) GE11 GE3H (CSPS)
PCS 565: The Literature of Human Rights (3) (CSPS, CEB)
PCS 650: Senior Seminar in Peace & Conflict Studies (3) AE61 (CSPS)

POLS – Political Science
*POLS 125: Introduction to Intelligence and Statecraft (3)
*POLS 325: Intelligence Analytics (3)
*POLS 345: Counterintelligence (3)
POLS 350: Contemporary Issues in Comparative Politics (3)
POLS 370: Contemporary Issues in International Politics (3) (CSPS)
POLS 582: Transnational Terrorism (3) (CSPS)
POLS 625: Extremist Groups & Government Response (3) (CSPS)
POLS 643: The European Union (3) (WE, CSPS, CEB)
POLS 644: Justice & Public Policy in Democratic Societies (3) (CSPS)
POLS 661: Politics of the Middle East (3) AE42 (MENA)
POLS 665: Politics in Africa (3) AE42
POLS 667: Islam and Politics (3) AE42 AE51 (MENA, CSPS, CEB)
POLS 673: International Organization (3) (CSPS)
POLS 677: US National Security Policy (3)
POLS 678: Chinese Foreign Policy (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)
POLS 689: Topics in International Relations: Opinion & Foreign Policy (3) (CSPS)

REES – Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies
REES 110/111: Understanding Russia and Eastern Europe (3) AE42 (REE)
REES 220/221: Societies and Cultures of Eurasia (3) AE42 (REE, CEB, CSPS)

REL – Religious Studies
REL 107: Jews, Christians, & Muslims (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB)
REL 130: Myth, Legend & Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA, CEB)
REL 325: Introduction to Judaism (3)
REL 357: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG)
REL 360: Buddhist Tradition in Asia (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, CEB)
REL 657: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG)

SLAV – Slavic
SLAV 140/141: Introduction to Russian Culture (3) GE3H AE42 (REE, CEB)
SLAV 148: Introduction to Slavic Folklore (3) GE3H AE42 (REE, PCA)
SLAV 316: The Peoples and Cultures of Southeastern Europe through Film (3) GE3H AE42
(CEB, PCA)
SLAV 322: Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema (3) (REE, PCA)
SLAV 330: Russian Business Culture (3) (GEcon) (REE, CEB, GEcon)
SLAV 379: Topics in: Supernatural Russian Lit & Film (3) (REE, PCA)
SLAV 622: Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema (3) (REE, PCA)

SOC – Sociology
SOC 332: The United States in Global Context AE42 (CSPS)
SOC 342: Sociology of Immigration (3) AE41
SOC 385: Environmental Sociology (3) (GE)
SOC 521: Wealth, Power and Inequality (3) AE41 (GEcon)
Approved “Global Issues” courses are in red.
SOC 529: Globalization (3) (GEcon) (CSPS, GEcon, CEB)
SOC 534: Comparative Racial and Ethnic Relations AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
SOC 621: Cross-Cultural Sociology GE3H GE3S AE42 (CSPS, CEB, GE)
SOC 640: Islam and Politics (3) AE51 (CSPS, CEB)
SOC 650: Transnational Migration (3) (CSPS)

THR – Theatre
THR 326: African Theater and Drama (3) (Afr, PCA)

WGSS – Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
WGSS 321: From Mystics to Feminists: Women's History in Europe 1600 - Present (3) GE11 GE3H AE42 (WE)
WGSS 333: The Politics of Physical Appearance (3) GE11 AE41 (GG, CSPS)
WGSS 355: Global Feminisms (3) AE42 (CSPS, GG)
WGSS 389: The Anthropology of Gender: Female, Male, and Beyond (3) GE21 GE3H GE3N AE42
(CSPS, CEB, GG)
WGSS 396: Women & Politics in Latin America (3) (LA, GG)
WGSS 583: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (CSPS, CEB)
WGSS 598: Sexuality & Gender in African History (3) AE42 (Afr, GG)


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