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:

EMPA U6017International Trade and Development3.00
EMPA U6230Political Economy Seminar3.00
EMPA U6233International Political Economy3.00
EMPA U6236International Relations Theory for Global Policy Making3.00
EMPA U6650Cities in a Globalizing World3.00
EMPA U8500Issues in Contemporary Security Policy3.00
INAF S6572QComparative Foreign Policy3.00
INAF S6569QThe UN and Development3.00
INAF S6552QUnited Nations & Human Rights3.00
PUAF U6228Comparative Social Welfare Policy3.00
SUMA K4175Global Environmental Markets3.00
OtherRequires Concentration Director Approval

Degree Audit Report

Matriculated students in this program can view their degree audit report on Stellic.