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Global Studies Minor

General Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Specific Information

Complete two of the following:

  • CPO 2001 Comparative Politics (3)
  • INR 2015 Global Studies (3)
  • INR 3003 Theories of International Relations (3)
  • SYG 2010 Social Problems (3)
  • SYG 2012 Global Sociology (3)

Complete two from the following:

  • INR 4075 International Human Rights (3)
  • INR 4303 American Foreign Policy (3)
  • INR 4502 International Organizations (3)
  • INR 4703 International Political Economy (3)
  • PUP 4206 International Enviro. Policy (3)
  • SYD 4020 Global Population (3)
  • WOH 3044 20th Century World History (3)
  • WOH 3221 Women and World History (3)
  • WOH 3231 Genocide and World History (3)
  • WOH 4225 The Atlantic World (3)

Complete two from the following:

  • AFH 3100 African History to 1850 (3)
  • AFH 3200 African History since 1850 (3)
  • ASH 3323 Modern South Asia (3)
  • ASH 3404 Modern China (3)
  • ASH 3550 Post Colonial India (3)
  • ASH 4442 History of Modern Japan (3)
  • CPO 3303 Latin Amer. Politics & Society (3)
  • CPO 3403 Politics of the Middle East (3)
  • CPO 3731 Comparative Democratization (3)
  • CPO 3760 Religion and Politics (3)
  • CPO 4774 Politics of Extremism (3)
  • LAH 3200 Modern Latin America (3)
  • LAH 3470 History of the Caribbean (3)
  • LAH 3724 Race and Latin America (3)
  • LAH 3732 Popular Culture in Latin America (3)
  • LIT 4353 Ethnic Studies (3)

Catalog Year: 2020-2021

Total Semester Hours Required: 18 Hours


Transfer Notes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.