Global Policy Studies Concentration

The concentration in Global Policy Studies provides students with the interdisciplinary content knowledge and analytical and problem-solving skills needed for a successful career in the international political and social arenas.  It offers students an understanding of the policy challenges and opportunities in the areas of international politics and cooperation, the United Nations, development, the environment, and demography and social issues. 

Required Courses

Students must select four (4) courses, for a total of 12 points, from the following list:

Points
EMPA U8500Issues in Contemporary Security and Policymaking3
EMPA U6230Political Economy Seminar3
EMPA U6233International Political Economy3
PUAF U6228Comparative Social Welfare Policy3
EMPA U6650Cities in a Globalizing World3
INAF S6800DInternational Relations: Theory & Concepts3
INAF S6572QComparative Foreign Policy3
INAF S6569QThe UN and Development3
INAF S6552QUnited Nations & Human Rights3
SUMA K4175Global Environmental Markets3
OtherRequires Concentration Director Approval