Pre-Approved Courses for Specializations (updated December 2019)

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General Menu of Approved Courses – Organized by Department
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 102: Arabic and Islamic Studies (3) GE3H GE3S AE42 (MENA, CEB)
AAAS 103: Introduction to Africa (3) GE3H GE3S (Afr)
AAAS 105: Introduction to African History (3) GE11 GE3H (Afr)
AAAS 160: Introduction to West African History (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr)
AAAS 300: African Traditional Religion & Thought (3) (Afr, CEB)
AAAS 301: Haiti: Culture & Identity (3) (LA, CEB)
AAAS 303: Peoples & Cultures of North Africa & Middle East (3) (MENA, Afr, CEB)
AAAS 305: Modern Africa (3) AE42 (Afr)
AAAS 307: Modern Africa, honors (3) AE42 (Afr)
AAAS 320: African Studies In: ________ (3) AE42
AAAS 334: Introduction to African Dance Theatre (2) (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 340: Women in Contemporary African Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr, GG, PCA)
AAAS 349: Islam (3) GE3S AE42 (MENA, CEB)
AAAS 351: Africa’s Human Geographies (3) GE3S AE42 (Afr, CSPS)
AAAS 353: Modern & Contemporary African Art (3) (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 355: African Theatre and Drama (3) (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 372: Religion, Power, and Sexuality in Arab Societies (3) (MENA, GG, CEB)
AAAS 415: Women and Islam (3) (MENA, CEB, GG)
AAAS 429: Postcolonial Theatre and Drama (3) GE3S AE42
AAAS 432: Francophone African Literature (3) GE3S AE42
AAAS 433: Islamic Literature (3) AE51 (MENA, Afr, CEB, PCA)
AAAS 435: Muslim Women’s Autobiography (3)
AAAS 470: Language and Society in Africa (3) GE3S AE42 (Afr, CEB)
AAAS 510: Global Racial and Ethnic Relations (3) AE42 (CSPS)
AAAS 520: African Studies In: __________ (3) AE42
AAAS 536 Islamic Art & Architecture in Africa (3) (Afr, MENA, PCA)
AAAS 542: The History of Islam in Africa (3)
AAAS 543: Language and Culture in Arabic-Speaking Communities (3) GE3S AE42 (MENA, CEB)
AAAS 545: Unveiling the Veil (3) (MENA, CEB, GG)
AAAS 554: Contemporary Health Issues in Africa (3) (Afr, CSPS, CEB, GG)
AAAS 565: Gender, Culture, and Migration (3)
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AAAS 583: Migration, Diasporas & Development (3) (Afr, CSPS, CEB, GEcon)
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 662: Gender and Politics in Africa (3) (Afr, GG, CSPS)
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 108/109/308: 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 201/201: Culture and Health (3) AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 293: Myth, Legend, and Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA, CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 301: Anthropology through Films (3) AE42 (CEB, PCA)
ANTH 303: Peoples & Cultures of North Africa & Middle East (3) (MENA, Afr)
ANTH 320/321: Language in Culture and Society, Honors (3) AE41 AE61 (CEB)
ANTH 323: Environmental Dynamics in India (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB, GE, GEcon)
ANTH 343: Food, Nutrition, & Culture (3) (CEB, CSPS, GE)
ANTH 359: Anthropology of Sex (3) (CEB, CSPS)
ANTH 364: People of Japan and Korea
ANTH 367: Introduction to Economic Anthropology (3) (CSPS, GEcon)
ANTH 370: Peoples and Cultures of the Pacific (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)
ANTH 372: Religion, Power, and Sexuality in Arab Societies (3) (Afr, CEB, GG)
ANTH 379: Indigenous Traditions of Latin America (3) AE42
ANTH 380: Peoples of South America
ANTH 389: The Anthropology of Gender: Female, Male, and Beyond (3) GE21 GE3H GE3S AE42
(CEB,GG)
ANTH 465: Genocide & Ethnocide (3)
ANTH 484: Magic, Science, and Religion (3) (CEB, CSPS)
ANTH 501: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
ANTH 501: Global Indigenous Movements (3)
ANTH 543: The Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (3)
ANTH 545: Contemporary Health Issues in Africa (3) (CSPS)
ANTH 560: Introduction to Economic Anthropology
ANTH 561: Indigenous Development in Latin America (3) AE42
ANTH 562: Mexamerica (3) AE41
ANTH 564: The Peoples of Africa (3)
ANTH 582: Ethnobotany (3) (GE, CEB)
ANTH 583: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (GEcon, CEB, GG)
ANTH 603: Shamanism Past and Present (3)
ANTH 652: Population Dynamics (3) (CSPS, GE)
ANTH 674: Political Anthropology (3)
ANTH 690: Social Construction of the Self (3) GE3H AE42
 
CLSX – Classics
CLXS 374: Gender & Sexuality: Ancient and Modern (3)
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COMS – Communications
COMS 246: Introduction to Intercultural Communication (3) (CEB)
COMS 503: Post-Soviet Communication (3) (REE, CEB)
COMS 547: Communication & Culture (3) (CEB)
COMS 557: East Asian Communication (3) (EA, CEB)
 
EALC – East Asian Languages and Cultures
EALC 105: Living Religions of the East (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, CEB)
EALC 121: Introduction to Contemporary China (3) AE42
EALC 130: Myth, Legend, and Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA, CEB)
EALC 142: Ethics in Chinese Philosophy (3) AE51 (EA, CEB)
EALC 312: Traditional Japanese Literature in Translation (3)
EALC 315: Survey of Japanese Film (3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
EALC 316: Modern Japanese Literature in Translation (3) AE42
EALC 317: Contemporary Japanese Fiction & Film (3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
EALC 318: Modern Chinese Literature in Translation (2-3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
EALC 319: Contemporary Chinese Fiction & Film (3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
EALC 325: Minorities in Japan (3) (EA, CEB)
EALC 330: China’s Cultural Legacy (3) AE42 (EA, CEB)
EALC 331: Studies In: __________ (3)
EALC 333: Asian Literature in Translation, Honors (3) (EA, PCA)
EALC 362: Post-Colonial Korea (3) (CEB)
EALC 380: Popular Cultures of East Asia (3) (EA, PCA)
EALC 410: The Culture of Play in Japan (3) AE42
EALC 519: Contemporary Chinese Fiction & Film (3) (EA, PCA)
EALC 520: Entrepreneurship in East Asia (3) (EA, GEcon)
EALC 530: China’s Cultural Legacy (3) AE42 (EA, CEB)
EALC 541: Asian Film (3)
EALC 543: Contemporary Japanese Film (3) AE42
EALC 555: Buddhists and Buddhism in China (3) AE42
EALC 562: Post-Colonial Korea (3) (CEB)
EALC 575: Love, Sexuality and Gender in Japanese Literature (3) (EA, CEB, GG)
EALC 580: Popular Cultures of East Asia (3) (CEB, EA, PCA)
EALC 584: Modern China (3) AE42 (EA)
EALC 585: Reform in Contemporary China (3) AE42
EALC 589: Japan since 1945 (3)
EALC 590: Topics in East Asian Lang. & Cultures: ______________________ (3)
EALC 610: Minorities in Japan (3) (EA, CEB)
EALC 642: Chinese Thought (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB)
EALC 656: Government and Politics of East Asia (3) AE42
EALC 676: International Relations of Asia (3)
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)
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ECON 535: Economic History of Europe (3)
ECON 536: Economic Issues of the European Union
ECON 550: Environmental Economics (3) (GEcon, GE)
ECON 582: Economic Development (3) (GEcon)
ECON 586: Economic Issues in China (3) (GEcon)
ECON 587: Economic Development of Africa (3) (Afr, GEcon)
ECON 604: International Trade (3) (GEcon)
ECON 605: International Finance (3) (GEcon)
ECON 610: Resource Economics and Environmental Policy (3) (GEcon, GE)
 
ENGL - English
ENGL 305: World Indigenous Literatures (3) AE42
ENGL 306: Global Environmental Literature (3) AE42 (GE, PCA)
ENGL 360: Travel Writing & Costa Rica Experience (3) (LA)
ENGL 492: The London Review (3) AE42 (WE, PCA)
ENGL 530: Irish Literature and Culture: _____ (3) AE61
ENGL 674: African Literature (3) AE61 (Afr, PCA)
 
EURS – European Studies
EURS 302: European Culture and Society 1945 to Present: AE42 (WE, CEB)
EURS 430: European Civilization in World Context: _____ (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, CEB, CSPS)
EURS 435: Islam in Europe (3) AE42
EURS 500: Seminar in European Studies (3) AE42 AE61 (WE)
EURS 503: Europe Today (3)
EURS 511: Topics in European Studies: ________ (3)
EURS 512: Irish Literature and Culture: _____ (3)
EURS 550: Classics of Peace Literature (3) AE51 AE61
EURS 565: The Literature of Human Rights (CSPS, CEB)
EURS 604: The European Union (3) (WE, CSPS, GEcon)
 
EVRN – Environmental Studies (all courses listed are GE)
EVRN 140: Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change (3) GE3N (GE)
EVRN 142: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3S (GE)
EVRN 148: Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies (3) GE3N (GE)
EVRN 320: Environmental Policy Analysis (3) (GE)
EVRN 371: Environmental Geopolitics (3) (GE, CSPS)
EVRN 374: Vulnerability & Adaptation (3) (GE)
EVRN 385: Environmental Sociology (3) (GE, CSPS)
EVRN 445: Introduction to Environmental Health (3)
EVRN 519: Sociology of Global Food (3) (GE, CEB)
EVRN 542: Ethnobotany (3) (GE, CEB)
EVRN 550: Environmental Economics (3) (GE, GEcon)
EVRN 620: Environmental Politics and Policy (3) (GE, CSPS)
EVRN 645: Native & Western Views of Nature (3) (GE, CEB)
EVRN 673: Environmental Justice (3) (GE)
 
FIN - Finance
*FIN 420: International Finance (3) (GEcon)
 
FMS – Film and Media Studies
FMS 302: Iran through Literature & Film (3) AE42 (MENA)
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FMS 312: History of the International Sound Film to 1950 (3)
FMS 313: History of the International Sound Film Post 1950 (3) (PCA)
FMS 315: Survey of Japanese Film (3) AE42 (EA, PCA)
FMS 316: Cinemas of the Southern Cone: Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay (3) AE42 (LA)
FMS 322: Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema (3) (REE, PCA)
FMS 540: Cuban Cinema (3)
FMS 542: Latin American Film (3)
FMS 543: Contemporary Japanese Film (3) AE42
FMS 620: International Women Filmmakers (3)
 
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 405: French Literature in Translation (3) GE3H AE42
FREN 406: Introduction to French Culture through Film (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, PCA)
FREN 431: French-Speaking World outside France (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr, CEB)
FREN 440: Studies in French Culture: ______ (3)
FREN 432: Francophone African Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr, PCA)
FREN 530: Studies in Film: __________ (3) AE42 AE61
FREN 593: French Culture through Film, 1950-Present (3) AE42 AE61
 
GEOG – Geography
GEOG 111: Mapping our Changing World (3) (CSPS, GE)
GEOG 140/144: Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change (3) GE3N (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 210: Computers, Maps, & Geographic Analysis (3)
GEOG 321: Climate and Climate Change (3) (GE)
GEOG 351: Africa’s Human Geography (3) GE3H GE3S AE42 (Afr, CSPS)
GEOG 352: Economic Geography (3)
GEOG 358: Principles of Geographic Information Systems (4) (CSPS, GE)
GEOG 370: Introduction to Cultural Geography (3) GE3S (CSPS, CEB)
GEOG 371: Environmental Geopolitics (3) (CSPS, CEB, GE)
GEOG 372: Environmental Policy (3) (CSPS, GE)
GEOG 377: Urban Geography (3)
GEOG 379: Topics in Cultural Geography (3)
GEOG 395: Environment Issues of: Indigenous People’s Science (3) (CSPS, CEB, GE)
GEOG 396: East Asia (3) GE3H (EA)
GEOG 553: Geography of African Development (3) GE3H GE3S AE42
GEOG 572: Political Geography (3)
GEOG 577: Human Dimensions of Global Change (3) (CSPS, GE)
GEOG 582: Geopolitics & Genocide (3) (CSPS, CEB)
GEOG 583: Migration, Diasporas & Development (3) (CSPS, CEB, GEcon)
GEOG 586: Sustainable Food Systems & Food Security (3) (CSPS, CEB, GEcon)
GEOG 590: Understanding Central America (3) (LA)
GEOG 591: Geography of Latin America (3) GE3S AE42 (LA, CSPS)
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GEOG 601: Indigenous Peoples of the World (3)
 
GERM – German
GERM 120: German Classics in English Translation: _____ (3)
GERM 124/125: German Cinema in Context (3) AE42 (WE, PCA)
GERM 148: German Myth, Religion & Folklore (3) (WE, PCA, CEB)
GERM 315: German Literature & Modern Era (3) (WE, PCA)
GERM 320: Border Crossings German Culture (3) AE42
GERM 324: Magic, Monsters and the Occult in German Literature (3) AE42
GERM 328: Germany in the Arts (3) AE42
GERM 332: Berlin in German Culture (3) AE42
GERM 412: German Culture 1750-Present (3) AE61
GERM 424: German Cinema in Context (3)
 
GIST – Global and International Studies
GIST 201: Topics in: __________
GIST 210/211: Culture and Health/Hnrs AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
GIST 215: A Global History of Money: Aristotle to Bitcoin (3)
GIST 220: Introduction to Global & International Studies (3) GE1.1
GIST 305: World Indigenous Literatures (3)
GIST 306: Global Environmental Literature (3) AE42 (GE, PCA)
GIST 308: Key Themes in Modern Global History (3) (CSPS)
GIST 314: Globalization: History and Theory (3) GE3S (CSPS, GEcon)
GIST 320: Love, Sex, & Marriage in India (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB, GG)
GIST 323: Environmental Dynamics in India (3) (EA, GE, CEB, CSPS)
GIST 325: Peoples & Cultures of South Asia (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)
GIST 335: Iran through Literature & Film (3) AE42 (MENA, PCA, CEB)
GIST 354: Globalization: A Geographic Approach (3)
GIST 371: Environmental Geopolitics (3) (CSPS, CEB, GE)
GIST 376: Immigrants, Refugees, and Diasporas (3)
GIST 424: Nationalism(s) in Turkey (3)
GIST 465: Genocide and Ethnocide (3)
GIST 495: Global Internship (3)
GIST 501: Advanced Topics in GIST: _______ (3)
GIST 502: Advanced Topics in South Asian Studies (3)
GIST 503: Advanced Topics in Middle East Studies (3)
GIST 529: Globalization: Sociological Perspectives (3) (CSPS, CEB, GEcon)
GIST 530: Politics & Society in the Contemporary Persianate World (3)
GIST 535: Literature & Society in the Contemporary Middle East (3)
GIST 550: Issues in Global Studies: _________ (3)
GIST 555: Seminar in Urban Geography (3)
GIST 560: The Literature of Human Rights (3) (CSPS, CEB)
GIST 565: Gender, Culture, and Migration (3)
GIST 570: Anthropology of Violence (3) (CSPS)
GIST 577: Human Dimensions of Global Change (3) (CSPS, GE)
GIST 582: Geopolitics and Genocide (3) (CSPS)
GIST 585: Transnational Terrorism (3) (CSPS)
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GIST 601: Indigenous Peoples of the World (3)
GIST 624: Social Movements in the Middle East (3) (MENA, CSPS, CEB)
GIST 633: Iran, Turkey, and the Kurds (3)
GIST 667: Islam and Politics (3)
GIST 678: Chinese Foreign Policy (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)
GIST 684: International Law: The State and the Individual (3)
GIST 685: International Law: Laws of Armed Conflicts (3)
GIST 686: International Human Rights (3) AE42
GIST 697: Research and Diplomacy Lab (3)
 
HA - Art History
HA 166: The Visual Arts of East Asia (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, PCA)
HA 265: Introduction to Asian Art (3) (EA)
HA 267: Art and Culture of Japan (3)
HA 268: Art and Culture of China (3)
HA 269: Art and Culture of Korea (3)
HA 310: Art and Architecture of Florence and Paris (3)
HA 353: Modern & Contemporary African Art (3) (Afr, 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, PCA, GG)
HA 536: Islamic Art & Architecture in Africa (3) (Afr, MENA, PCA)
HA 554: Japanese Prints (3) (EA, PCA)
HA 562: Ceramics of Korea (3) (EA, PCA)
HA 587: Japanese Sculpture (3) (EA, PCA)
HA 588: Modern and Contemporary Visual Arts in Japan (3) (EA)
HA 589: Japanese Art Encounters with Europe & the US (3)
HA 590: Special Study in African Art (3) (Afr)
HA 677: African Design (Afr, PCA)
 
HIST – History
HIST 104: Introduction to African History (3) GE11 GE3H (Afr)
HIST 112: Introduction to British History (3) GE11 (WE)
HIST 115: Europe 1789-Present (3) GE11 GE3H (WE)
HIST 117: Russia, an Introductory History (3) GE3H AE42
HIST 118: History of East Asia (3) AE42
HIST 120: Colonial Latin America (3) GE21 GE3H
HIST 124: Latin American Culture & Society (3) AE42 (LA, CEB)
HIST 140: Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change (3) GE3H (GE)
HIST 142: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3H (GE)
HIST 300: Modern Africa (3) AE42 (Afr)
HIST 303: Sin Cities (3)
HIST 307: Modern Africa, Honors (3) AE42 (Afr)
HIST 308: Key Themes in Modern Global History (3) (CSPS)
HIST 314: Globalization: History & Theory (3) GE3S (CSPS, GEcon)
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HIST 321: From Mystics to Feminists: Women's History in Europe 1600 to the Present (3) GE11 GE3H AE42 (WE, GG)
HIST 324: History of Women and the Body (3) (GG)
HIST 326: Native American Civilizations & European Counterparts (3) GE11 GE3H GE42
(WE, CEB, CSPS)
HIST 328: The Modern Middle East (3) AE42
HIST 336: Ethics, Ideas, and Nature (3) AE51 (GE, CEB)
HIST 337: History, Ethics, Modernity (3) AE51 (CEB)
HIST 344: Modern Jewish History (3) (CEB)
HIST 365: Invention of the Tropics (3) (CSPS)
HIST 371: Tequila, Tango, Carnival, City (3) (LA, CEB, PCA)
HIST 372: Violence & Conflict in Latin America, Hrs. (3)
HIST 377: Everyday Communism in Eastern Europe (3) (CEB)
HIST 378: Beyond the Iron Curtain: Soviet Perspectives on the Cold War (3) AE42
HIST 394: Made in China: Chinese Business History (3) AE42 (EA, GEcon)
HIST 395: The History of Sushi (3) GE11 AE42 (EA)
HIST 397: From Mao to Now: China’s Red Revolution (3) GE11 AE42 (EA)
HIST 398: Introduction to History of Japan: Anime to Zen (3)
HIST 399: The Samurai (3) GE11 AE42 (EA)
HIST 480: Travelers’ Tales of the Middle East (3)
HIST 481: From Harem to the Streets: Gender in the Middle East (3) (MENA, GG)
HIST 510: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
HIST 512: Foodways: Latin American (3) (LA, CEB)
HIST 527: Recent European History, 1870 to the Present (3)
HIST 548: British History, 1832-Present (3)
HIST 558: Religion in Britain Since the Reformation: A Survey (3)
HIST 565: Imperial Russia and the Soviet Union (3)
HIST 568: Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union (3) AE42
HIST 570: The Middle East after World War II (3) AE42
HIST 575: History of Mexico (3)
HIST 579: History of Brazil (3) (LA)
HIST 580: Economic History of Latin America (3) (LA, GEcon)
HIST 584: Modern China (3) AE42 (EA)
HIST 590: Cultural History of Korea (3)
HIST 591: Food in History: West and East (3)
HIST 598: Sexuality & Gender in African History (3) AE42 (Afr, GG)
HIST 603: History of Tibet (3) AE42
HIST 604: Contemporary Greater China (3) AE42
HIST 636: Agriculture in World History (3)
HIST 640: Entrepreneurship in East Asia (3)
HIST 649: History of Feminist Theory (3)
 
HUM – Humanities
HUM 140: Introduction to World Literature (3) GE21 (PCA)
HUM 206: Contemporary Western Civilization (3) GE11 GE3H (CEB)
HUM 302: European Culture and Society 1945 to Present: AE42
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HUM 312: World Literature III (3) GE3H (PCA)
HUM 366: Fat, Food & Body in Global Perspective (CEB, CSPS)
HUM 374: Gender & Sexuality: Ancient and Modern (3)
HUM 430: European Civilization in World Context: (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, CEB)
HUM 477: Gender and Religion (3) (CEB, GG)
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 304: Business, Culture & Society: Russia & Eastern Europe (3)
*IBUS 305: Business, Culture & Society: Western Europe (3)
*IBUS 410: Introduction to International Business (3) AE42 (GEcon)
*IBUS 415: Business in Latin America (3) (LA, 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 311: Narratives of Jewish Life (3) AE42
JWSH 318: Jews & Slaves in Eastern Europe (3)
JWSH 325: Introduction to Judaism (3) (CEB)
JWSH 327: Jewish Secular Culture (3) AE42
JWSH 329: Politics & Conflict in Israel & Palestine (3) (MENA)
JWSH 330: Mystical Tradition in Judaism (3) (CEB)
JWSH 338: Languages of the Jews (3)
JWSH 344: Modern Jewish History (3) (CEB)
JWSH 382: Jerusalem through the Ages (3) (MENA)
JWSH 525: Jews and Christians (3) (CEB)
JWSH 560: Classic & Contemporary Jewish Thought (3)
JWSH 562: Judaism and Political Theology (3) (CEB, CSPS)
JWSH 572: Jewish Folklore (3)
JWSH 600: Adv Topics Jewish Studies: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
 
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 314: Topics in LAA – Latino & Caribbean Lit. (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 334/634: Indigenous Traditions of Latin America (3) AE42
LAA 450: Capstone Seminar in Latin American Studies (3) AE61 (LA)
LAA 503: Race, Gender, Ethnicity, and Nationalism in Latin America (3) AE42
LAA 516: Topics in LAA – Geog & Environment (3) (LA, CSPS, GE)
LAA 552: Foodways: Latin America (3) (LA, CEB)
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LAA 561: Indigenous Development in Latin America (3) AE42
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)
 
PCS – Peace & Conflict Studies
PCS 120/221: Introduction to Peace and Conflict Studies (3) GE11 GE3H (CSPS)
PCS 329: History of War and Peace (3)
PCS 375: The Refugee Experience (3) (CSPS, CEB, Afr)
PCS 550: Classics of Peace Literature (3) GE51 GE61
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 562: Women and Politics (3) AE41 (CSPS, GG)
POLS 563: Comparative Political Economy (3) (CSPS, GEcon)
POLS 564: Elections and Political Parties around the World (3)
POLS 565: Political Change in Asia (3)
POLS 582: Transnational Terrorism (3) (CSPS)
POLS 600: Contemporary Feminist Political Theory (3)
POLS 624: Environmental Politics and Policy (3) (CSPS, GE)
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 645: Corruption, Crisis and Scandal (3)
POLS 650: Palestinians and Israelis (3)
POLS 654: Politics and Government of Russia and the Central Eurasian States (3)
POLS 656: Government and Politics of East Asia (3) AE42
POLS 660: Politics and Problems of Developing Countries (3) AE42
POLS 661: Politics of the Middle East (3) AE42 (MENA)
POLS 662: Gender & Politics in Africa (3) (Afr, GG)
POLS 663: Protest and Revolution (3)
POLS 665: Politics in Africa (3) AE42
POLS 667: Islam and Politics (3) AE42 AE51 (MENA, CSPS, CEB)
POLS 668: Reform in Contemporary China (3) AE42 (EA, CSPS, CEB)
POLS 669: Topics in Comparative Politics: _________ (3)
POLS 670: US Foreign Policy (3) (CSPS)
POLS 672: International Political Economy (3)
POLS 673: International Organization (3) (CSPS)
POLS 674: International Ethics (3) (CSPS, CEB)
POLS 676: International Relations of Asia (3)
POLS 677: US National Security Policy (3)
* Indicates required admission into the specific program that provides the course. To enroll in the undergraduate
certificate in intelligence and national security studies, contact: (iccae@ku.edu)
POLS 678: Chinese Foreign Policy (3) (EA, CSPS, CEB)
POLS 679: International Conflict (3)
POLS 680: International Relations in Political Philosophy (3)
POLS 685: International Law: Laws of Armed Conflict (3) (CSPS)
POLS 686: International Human Rights (3) AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
POLS 689: Topics in International Relations: _________ (3)
 
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)
REES 480: Topics in Russian and East European Studies (3)
REES 485/685: War and Peace in Russian Culture (3)
REES 492: Research Methods in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (3) AE61 (REE)
REES 510: Understanding Central Asia (3) AE42 (REE)
REES 512: Siberia: Yesterday and Today (3) AE42
REES 513: Siberia: Russia’s Eastern Frontier (3) AE42
REES 573: Borderland between Russia & Europe (3)
REES 574: Ethnicity and Nationalism in Eastern Europe (3) AE42
REES 687: Biography of a City: St. Petersburg (3) AE42
 
REL – Religion
REL 106: Asian Religions (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, CEB)
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 341: Mysticism (3) (CEB)
REL 345: Christianity (3) (CEB)
REL 350: Islam (3) GE3H AE42 (MENA, CEB)
REL 357: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG)
REL 360: Buddhist Tradition in Asia (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, CEB)
REL 365: Hinduism (3)
REL 406: Reading Asian Religious Classics (3)
REL 477: Gender and Religion (3) (CEB, GG)
REL 507: Religion in India (3) GE3H AE42
REL 508: Religion in China (3) GE3H AE42
REL 509: Religion in Japan (3) GE3H AE42
REL 510: Religion in Korea (3) GE3H AE42 (EA, CEB)
REL 535: The History of Islam in Africa (3)
REL 545: Yoga in Theory, Practice, and History (3)
REL 555: Buddhists and Buddhism in China (3) AE42
REL 557: Modern Islamic Reform Movements (3)
REL 558/559: Religion in Britain since the Reformation: A Survey (3)
REL 657: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG)
REL 667: Religious Perspectives on War and Peace (3)
REL 669: Human Conflict and Peace (3)
 
SLAV – Slavic
SLAV 140/141: Introduction to Russian Culture (3) GE3H AE42 (REE, CEB)
SLAV 144/145: Survey of Russian Literature in Translation (3) GE3H AE42
* Indicates required admission into the specific program that provides the course. To enroll in the undergraduate
certificate in intelligence and national security studies, contact: (iccae@ku.edu)
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 318: Jews & Slavs in Eastern Europe (3)
SLAV 322: Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema (3) (REE, PCA)
SLAV 330: Russian Business Culture (3) (GEcon) (REE, CEB, GEcon)
SLAV 340: Introduction to Languages and Peoples in Russia & East-Central Europe (3) GE3H AE42
(REE, CEB)
SLAV 379: Topics in: _______ (3)
SLAV 503: Post-Soviet Communication (3) (REE, CEB)
SLAV 506: West Slavic Literature and Civilization (Polish and Czech) (3) (REE, PCA)
SLAV 508: South Slavic Literature and Civilization (3) AE42 (REE, CEB, PCA)
SLAV 510: The Russian Literary Genius (3) (REE, PCA)
SLAV 540: Language & Identity in East-Central Europe & Former Soviet Union (3)
(REE, CEB)
SLAV 566: The Devil in Russian Literature (3)
SLAV 600: Biography of a City: Kyiv/Kiev/Kijow (3) (REE, CEB)
SLAV 622: Soviet & Post-Soviet Russian Cinema (3) (REE, PCA)
SLAV 626: Cultural Impact of the Ottoman Empire on the Southern Slavs (3)
SLAV 630: Slavic Folklore (3) (PCA, CEB)
SLAV 664: Soviet Russian Literature: 1930-1990 (3)
SLAV 667: Post-Soviet Literature (3) (REE, PCA)
 
SOC – Sociology
SOC 312: Population and Society (3) AE41
SOC 326: Health, Gender and Society (3)
SOC 332: The United States in Global Context AE42 (CSPS)
SOC 342: Sociology of Immigration (3) AE41
SOC 385: Environmental Sociology (3) (GE)
SOC 425: Sociology of Global Health (3) (CSPS, CEB)
SOC 450: Gender and Society (3) AE41 (CSPS, GG)
SOC 519: Sociology of Global Food (3) (CSPS, CEB, GE)
SOC 521: Wealth, Power and Inequality (3) AE41 (GEcon)
SOC 524: Sociology of the Economy (3) (GEcon)
SOC 529: Globalization (3) (GEcon) (CSPS, GEcon, CEB)
SOC 532: Sociology of the Middle East (3) (MENA)
SOC 534: Comparative Racial and Ethnic Relations AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
SOC 600: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
SOC 621: Cross-Cultural Sociology GE3H GE3S AE42 (CSPS, CEB, GE)
SOC 629: Sociology of Sport (3) (CSPS, CEB)
 
THR – Theatre
THR 326: African Theater and Drama (3) (Afr, PCA)
THR 429: Postcolonial Theatre and Drama (3) GE3H AE42
 
WGSS – Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
WGSS 201/202: Women's Studies: An Interdisciplinary Introduction (3)
WGSS 321: From Mystics to Feminists: Women's History in Europe 1600 - Present (3) GE11 GE3H AE42 (WE)
* Indicates required admission into the specific program that provides the course. To enroll in the undergraduate
certificate in intelligence and national security studies, contact: (iccae@ku.edu)
WGSS 324: History of Women and the Body (3) (GG)
WGSS 330: Women in Contemporary African Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr, GG, PCA)
WGSS 333: The Politics of Physical Appearance (3) GE11 AE41 (GG, CSPS)
WGSS 366: Fat, Food & Body in Global Perspective (3) (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 477: Gender and Religion (3) (CEB, GG)
WGSS 549: History of Feminist Theory (3)
WGSS 560: Race, Gender & Post-Colonial Discourse (3) (GG, CEB, CSPS)
WGSS 562: Women and Politics (3) AE41 (CSPS, GG)
WGSS 576: Love, Sex & Gender in Japanese Literature (3) (EA, GG, PCA)
WGSS 583: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (CSPS, CEB)
WGSS 598: Sexuality & Gender in African History (3) AE42 (Afr, GG)
WGSS 600: Contemporary Feminist Political Theory (3)
WGSS 662: Gender & Politics in Africa (3) AE42 (Afr, GG)

 


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