Area Studies Electives

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ONLY (Finance and Actuarial Studies majors, see Globalization & Environment)


(Topics covered in the following courses vary by instructor. Depending on the topics chosen, the courses may count towards the area studies electives with the permission of an advisor.)

ANTH 206: Peoples of South America
ANTH 208, 208W: Peoples of South Asia
ANTH 209: Peoples of Europe
ANTH 210: Peoples of East Asia
ANTH 211: Peoples of Africa
ANTH 212: Peoples of the Middle East
ANTH 215, 215W: Peoples of the Caribbean


ECON 211: Economics of Asia
ECON 212: Economic Problems of Latin America
ECON 231: Economics of China
ECON 327: The Political Economy of the European Union: Past, Present, Future (new)


HIST 222: Europe Since 1945
HIST 106: History of Latin America, 1825 to the Present
HIST 145: Modern South Asia

Political Science

PSCI 230: Politics of Development
PSCI 233: Transitions to Democracy
PSCI 234: Contemporary Western Europe
PSCI 235: Contemporary Russia
PSCI 238: Contemporary Asia
PSCI 239: Contemporary Latin America
PSCI 240: Contemporary Middle East
PSCI 252: Contemporary Issues in International Relations
PSCI 254: The Politics of the International Economy
PSCI 257: Western Europe in World Politics
PSCI 258: Asia in World Politics
PSCI 269: Colloquium In International Politics


SOC 273: Social Change in Africa
SOC 274: Social Change in Latin America and the Caribbean
SOC 275: Sociology of Asian Americans