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From global health to postcolonial literature, from the United Nations to the landfills of Delhi, India, our award-winning faculty offer students the opportunity to explore the world and investigate the political, social, cultural, economic, and environmental impacts of globalization.  Most of our classes are small and discussion based, reflecting our commitment to experiential and collaborative learning.

Global studies classes meet a variety of liberal education requirements, and some offer an honors option. Below is a list of current undergraduate course offerings:

Fall 2020

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
GLOS 3105Ways of Knowing in Global StudiesSections [1]
GLOS 3144Knowledge, Power, and the Politics of Representation in Global StudiesSections [6]
GLOS 3144HHonors: Knowledge, Power, and the Politics of Representation in Global...Sections [2]
GLOS 3145Global Modernity, the Nation-State, and CapitalismSections [1]
GLOS 3145HHonors: Global Modernity, the Nation-State, and CapitalismSections [1]
GLOS 3215Supercapitalism: Labor, Consumption & the Environment in the New Globa...Sections [1]
GLOS 3231Geography of the World EconomySections [1]
GLOS 3305Life for Sale: Global Debates on Environment, Science, and SocietySections [1]
GLOS 3401WInternational Human Rights LawSections [1]
GLOS 3550VHonors Course: Supervised Research PaperSections [1]
GLOS 3602In Other Worlds: Globalization and CultureSections [1]
GLOS 3681Gender and the Family in the Islamic WorldSections [1]
GLOS 3981WMajor Project SeminarSections [1]
GLOS 3993Directed StudySections [1]
GLOS 4344Europe and its MarginsSections [1]
GLOS 5993Directed StudiesSections [1]

Spring 2021

Course NumberCourse TitleSections
GLOS 3143Living in the GlobalSections [1]
GLOS 3145Global Modernity, the Nation-State, and CapitalismSections [1]
GLOS 3145HHonors: Global Modernity, the Nation-State, and CapitalismSections [1]
GLOS 3412What is Equality?Sections [1]
GLOS 3550VHonors Course: Supervised Research PaperSections [2]
GLOS 3707Disposable People?: Surplus Value, Surplus HumanitySections [1]
GLOS 3896Global Studies InternshipSections [1]
GLOS 3981WMajor Project SeminarSections [2]
GLOS 3993Directed StudySections [1]
GLOS 5403Human Rights AdvocacySections [1]
GLOS 5993Directed StudiesSections [1]
GLOS 5994Directed ResearchSections [1]
Full lists of approved classes for all regions and themes can be found here.