Spring 2019

Approved GIST UG Spring 2019 Offerings by Department

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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 303: Peoples & Cultures of North Africa & Middle East (3) (MENA, Afr, CEB)
AAAS 305: Modern Africa (3) AE42 (Afr)
AAAS 320: African Studies In: African Film & Video (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 320: African Studies In: Popular Culture in East Africa (3) AE42 (Afr, CEB)
AAAS 320: African Studies In: African Art & Gender (3) AE42 (Afr, PCA, GG)
AAAS 320: African Studies In: Afro-Latin American Culture (3) AE42 (LA, CEB)
AAAS 334: Introduction to African Dance Theatre (2) (Afr, PCA)
AAAS 340: Women in Contemporary African Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (Afr, GG, PCA)
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 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 Art & Gender (3) AE42 (Afr, GG, PCA)
AAAS 554: Contemporary Health Issues in Africa (3) (Afr, CSPS, CEB, GG)
AAAS 583: Migration, Diasporas & Development (3) (CSPS)
AAAS 657: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG, CEB)
AAAS 662: Gender and Politics in Africa (3) (Afr, GG, CSPS)

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

ANTH – Anthropology (all courses listed are CEB)
ANTH 160/162/360: The Varieties of Human Experience (3) GE3H GE3S AE42
ANTH 293: Myth, Legend, and Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA)
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, GE)
ANTH 372: Religion, Power, and Sexuality in Arab Societies (3) (MENA, GG)
ANTH 389: The Anthropology of Gender: Female, Male, and Beyond (3) GE21 GE3H GE3S AE42 (GG)
ANTH 484: Magic, Science, and Religion (3) 
ANTH 501: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
ANTH 501: Global Indigenous Movements (3)
ANTH 545: Contemporary Health Issues in Africa (3) (CSPS)
ANTH 582: Ethnobotany (3) (GE)
ANTH 583: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (GG)

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

EALC – East Asian Languages and Cultures (all courses listed are EA)
EALC 105: Living Religions of the East (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB)
EALC 130: Myth, Legend, and Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (CEB)
EALC 317: Contemporary Japanese Fiction & Film (3) AE42 (PCA)
EALC 325: Minorities in Japan (3) (CEB)
EALC 330: China’s Cultural Legacy (3) AE42 (CEB)
EALC 331: Studies In: Languages & Societies in East Asia (3) (CEB)
EALC 331: Studies In: Modern Korean Art & Culture (3) (PCA)
EALC 362: Post-Colonial Korea (3) (CEB)
EALC 380: Popular Cultures of East Asia (3) (CEB)
EALC 530: China’s Cultural Legacy (3) AE42 (CEB)
EALC 562: Post-Colonial Korea (3) (CEB)
EALC 580: Popular Cultures of East Asia (3) (CEB)
EALC 610: Minorities in Japan (3) (CEB)
EALC 642: Chinese Thought (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB)
ECIV – Eastern Civilizations (all courses listed are EA)
ECIV 304: Eastern Civilizations (3) AE42

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

ENGL – English (all courses listed are PCA)
ENGL 306: Global Environmental Literature (3) AE42 (GE)
ENGL 360: Travel Writing & Costa Rica Experience (3) (LA)
ENGL 492: The London Review (3) AE42 (WE)

EURS – European Studies (all courses listed are WE)
EURS 302: European Culture and Society 1945 to Present: AE42 
EURS 430: European Civilization in World Context: _____ (3) GE3H AE42
EURS 500: Seminar in European Studies (3) AE42 AE61
EURS 503: Europe Today (3) 

EVRN – Environmental Studies (all courses listed are GE)
EVRN 142: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3S
EVRN 148: Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies (3) GE3N
EVRN 320: Environmental Policy Analysis (3) 
EVRN 385: Environmental Sociology (3)
EVRN 445: Introduction to Environmental Health (3)
EVRN 519: Sociology of Global Food (3) (CEB)
EVRN 542: Ethnobotany (3) 
EVRN 550: Environmental Economics (3) (GEcon)
EVRN 645: Native & Western Views of Nature (3) (CEB)

FIN – Finance (all courses listed are GEcon)
*FIN 420: International Finance (3)
FMS – Film and Media Studies (all courses listed are PCA)
FMS 302: Iran through Literature & Film (3) AE42 (MENA)
FMS 312: History of the International Sound Film to 1950 (3) 
FMS 316: Cinemas of the Southern Cone: Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay (3) AE42 (LA)

FREN – French
FREN 152: France and the French (3) GE3H AE42 (WE)
FREN 326: Introduction to French Literature (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, PCA)
FREN 440: Studies in French Culture: Female Authorship in French (3) (WE, GG, 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 351: Africa’s Human Geography (3) GE3H GE3S AE42 (Afr, CSPS)
GEOG 358: Principles of Geographic Information Systems (4) (CSPS)
GEOG 395: Environment Issues of: Indigenous People’s Science (3) (CSPS, CEB, GE)
GEOG 396: East Asia (3) GE3H (EA)
GEOG 582: Geopolitics & Genocide (3) (CSPS)
GEOG 583: Migration, Diasporas & Development (3) (CSPS)
GEOG 591: Geography of Latin America (3) GE3S AE42 (LA, CSPS)

GIST – Global and International Studies
GIST 306: Global Environmental Literature (3) AE42 (GE, PCA)
GIST 323: Environmental Dynamics in India (3) (EA, GE, CEB, CSPS)
GIST 325: Peoples & Cultures of South Asia (3) (EA, CEB, CSPS)
GIST 335: Iran through Literature & Film (3) AE42 (MENA, PCA, CEB)
GIST 503: Adv Tpcs MES: Mandatory Palestine: 1920-1948 (3) (MENA)
GIST 503: Adv Tpcs MES: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA, CSPS)
GIST 503: Adv Tpcs MES: Iran through Lit & Film (3) AE42 (MENA, PCA, CEB)
GIST 503: Adv Tpcs MES: Politics of the Middle East (3) AE42 (CSPS, CEB)
GIST 529: Globalization: Sociological Perspectives (3) (CSPS, CEB, GEcon)
GIST 550: Issues in Global Studies: Sociology of Global Health (3) (CSPS)
GIST 550: Issues in Global Studies: International Migration (3) (CSPS)
GIST 550: Migration, Diasporas & Development (3) (CSPS)
GIST 550: Social Movements in US & Global Contexts (3) (CSPS)
GIST 570: Anthropology of Violence (3) (CSPS)
GIST 582: Geopolitics and Genocide (3) (CSPS)
GIST 585: Transnational Terrorism (3) (CSPS)
GIST 624: Social Movements in the Middle East (3) (MENA, CSPS)

HA - Art History (all courses listed are PCA)
HA 265: Introduction to Asian Art (3) (EA)
HA 353: Modern & Contemporary African Art (3) (Afr)
HA 354: Japanese Prints (3) (EA)
HA 362: Ceramics of Korea (3) (EA)
HA 363: Modern Korean Art & Culture (3) AE42 (EA)
HA 367: Art & Culture of Japan (3) GE3H AE42 (EA)
HA 368: Art & Culture of China (3) GE3H AE42 (EA)
HA 390: African Art & Gender (3) (Afr)
HA 562: Ceramics of Korea (3) (EA)
HA 587: Japanese Sculpture (3) (EA)
HA 588: Modern and Contemporary Visual Arts in Japan (3) (EA)
HA 590: Special Study in African Art (3) (Afr)

HIST – History
HIST 104: Introduction to African History (3) GE11 GE3H
HIST 117: Russia, an Introductory History (3) GE3H AE42
HIST 124: Latin American Culture & Society (3) AE42
HIST 142: Global Environment II: Ecology of Human Civilization (3) GE3H (GE)
HIST 300: Modern Africa (3) AE42 (Afr)
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 344: Modern Jewish History (3) (CEB)
HIST 365: Invention of the Tropics (3) (CSPS)
HIST 377: Everyday Communism in Eastern Europe (3) (CEB)
HIST 394: Made in China: Chinese Business History (3) AE42 (EA, GEcon)
HIST 501: Topics in Western History: Europe Today (3) (WE)
HIST 510: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
HIST 512: Foodways: Latin American (3) (LA, CEB)
HIST 580: Economic History of Latin America (3) (LA, GEcon)

HUM – Humanities
HUM 312: World Literature III (3) GE3H (PCA)
HUM 430: European Civilization in World Context: (3) GE3H AE42 (WE, CEB)
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 (all courses listed are GEcon)
*IBUS 410: Introduction to International Business (3) AE42
*IBUS 425: Business in China (3) 
*IBUS 462: Comparative and Cross-Cultural Management (3) AE42
*IBUS 480: International Management (3)

JWSH – Jewish Studies
JWSH 107: Jews, Christians, Muslims (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB)
JWSH 325: Introduction to Judaism (3) (CEB)
JWSH 330: Mystical Tradition in Judaism (3) (CEB)
JWSH 338: Languages of the Jews (3) (CEB)
JWSH 344: Modern Jewish History (3) (CEB)
JWSH 600: Adv Topics Jewish Studies: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)

LAA – Latin American and Caribbean Studies (all courses listed are LA)
LAA 100: Latin American Culture and Society (3) AE42 
LAA 300: Interdisciplinary Themes in Latin American Studies (3) AE51
LAA 315: Topics in LAA – Film & Music Arts (3) (PCA)
LAA 332/333: Language and Society in Latin America (3) AE42 (CEB)
LAA 516: Topics in LAA – Geog & Environment (3) (GE)
LAA 552: Foodways: Latin America (3) (CEB)
LAA 602: Topics in Latin American Studies: Econ History of Latin America (3) (GEcon)

MGMT – Management (all courses listed are GEcon)
*MGMT 305: Survey of Management (3)
*MGMT 434: International Human Resource Management (3)

PCS – Peace & Conflict Studies 
PCS 120/221: Introduction to Peace and Conflict Studies (3) GE11 GE3H (CSPS)
PCS 650: Senior Seminar in Peace & Conflict Studies (3) AE61 (CSPS)

POLS – Political Science (all courses listed are CSPS)
POLS 125: Intro to Intelligence & Statecraft (3)
POLS 345: Counterintelligence (3)
POLS 370: Contemporary Issues in International Politics (3)
POLS 582: Transnational Terrorism (3)
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 669: Topics in Comparative Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
POLS 673: International Organization (3)
POLS 674: International Ethics (3)
POLS 677: US National Security Policy (3)
POLS 689: Topics in International Relations: International Migration (3)

REES – Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies (all courses listed are REE)
REES 220/221: Societies and Cultures of Eurasia (3) AE42

REL – Religion (all courses listed are CEB)
REL 106: Asian Religions (3) GE3H AE42 (EA)
REL 107: Jews, Christians, & Muslims (3) GE3H AE42 (MENA)
REL 130: Myth, Legend & Folk Beliefs in East Asia (3) AE42 (EA)
REL 325: Introduction to Judaism (3)
REL 357: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG)
REL 657: Women & Gender in Islam (3) (MENA, GG)

SLAV – Slavic (all course listed are REE)
SLAV 316: The Peoples and Cultures of Southeastern Europe through Film (3) GE3H AE42 (CEB, PCA)
SLAV 330: Russian Business Culture (3) (GEcon)
SLAV 379: Topics in: Gothic Tradition in Russian Literature (3) (PCA)
SLAV 630: Slavic Folklore (3) (PCA, CEB)
SLAV 679: Topics in: South Slavic Literature (3) (PCA)
SLAV 679: Turkish Culture & Linguistics (3) (CEB)

SOC – Sociology (all courses listed are CSPS)
SOC 332: The United States in Global Context (3) AE42
SOC 342: Sociology of Immigration (3) AE41
SOC 385: Environmental Sociology (3) (GE)
SOC 400: Sociology Special Topics: Social Movements in US & Global Context (3)
SOC 425: Sociology of Global Health (3)
SOC 450: Gender and Society (3) AE41 (GG)
SOC 519: Sociology of Global Food (3) (CEB)
SOC 521: Wealth, Power and Inequality (3) AE41 (GEcon)
SOC 529: Globalization (3) (GEcon)
SOC 532: Sociology of the Middle East (3) (MENA)
SOC 534: Global Racial and Ethnic Relations (3) AE42 (CEB)
SOC 600: Palestinian Society in Israel (3) (MENA)
SOC 621: Cross-Cultural Sociology (3) GE3H GE3S AE42

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

WGSS – Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (all courses listed WGSS are GG)
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
WGSS 389: The Anthropology of Gender: Female, Male, and Beyond (3) GE21 GE3H GE3N AE42 
WGSS 396: Women & Politics in Latin America (3) (LA)
WGSS 583: Love, Sex, and Globalization (3) (CSPS, CEB)
WGSS 598: Sexuality & Gender in African History (3) AE42 (Afr)
WGSS 600: Contemporary Feminist Political Theory (3)

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