Major Requirements

14 Courses Required

  • 10 Courses (Core, Global and Region)

    • At least eight must be at or above the 200 level
    • At least two must be at or above the 400 level
  • 4 Foreign Language Co-requisite Courses

    • Must be in one language

 

Course Distribution Summary

Requirement Details
2 Core Courses
  • ICS 195 — Comparative Approaches to Global Issues
  • ICS 489S — Capstone Seminar
4 Global Courses
  • Must be chosen from ICS-approved list of global courses, or taken during a study abroad program
  • Must originate from at least two disciplinary or interdisciplinary departments
  • Must meet ICS global criteria
4 Region Courses
  • Must be chosen from ICS-approved list of region courses, or taken during a study abroad program
  • Must originate from at least two disciplinary or interdisciplinary departments
  • Must meet ICS region criteria
  • Must be chosen from the following seven geographic options (or propose a different region to the DUS): Africa, China and East Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle East, Russia and Central Asia, or South Asia
4 Foreign Language Co-requisite Courses
  • Must be a non-English language used in the Region concentration