Major in International Studies with Culture, Societies and Values Functional Track

The Culture, Societies and Values track enables students to understand the complex interplay between religion and economic, political and cultural realities. The track explores the ways religion is experienced and/or imagined by individuals, groups, and institutions in the context of globalization.

Requirements

16 units - and the Major in International Studies requirements

Requirements Checklist: International Studies with Culture, Societies and Values Functional Track

Required

  • ANTH 200 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • COMS 204 Communication and Culture

Electives (8 units)

2 from the following:

  • ANTH 210 Culture through Film
  • ANTH 215 Women's Lives across Cultures
  • ANTH 230 Anthropology and Global Health
  • ANTH 235 The Anthropology of Food
  • ANTH 250 Global Cities: Cultures and Communities
  • ART 305 Modern and Contemporary Art
  • ART 306 Women and Art
  • ART 307 Asian Art
  • ART 308 African Art
  • COMS 314 Intercultural Communication
  • COMS 364 Communication for Justice and Social Change
  • COMS 366 Ethnography of Communication
  • FREN 330 Francophone Literature
  • GERM 318 Jewish Literature and Culture in 20th Century Europe
  • GERM 320 German Literature and Culture from 1945 to Today
  • HIST 317 Transatlantic Encounters: Europe in the Americas 1492-1700
  • HIST 341 Feast and Famine: The History of Food
  • MUS 210 Music of the Americas
  • MUS 211 Asian Musical Cultures
  • MUS 212 Survey of African Music
  • MUS 305/ANTH 305 Anthropology of Music
  • PHIL 220 Asian Philosophy
  • POLS 315 Race, Ethnicity in Global Politics
  • POLS 332 Political Thought of Developing Countries
  • POLS 338 Gender and Politics in Comparative Perspective
  • PSYC 307 Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • SOC 233 Gender, Development and Globalization
  • SOC 302 Global Inequalities and Social Justice
  • SOC 320 Global Environments and Societies
  • SOC 325 Critical Approaches to Race/Ethnicity
  • SOC 361 Brazilian Culture and Society
  • SPAN 355 Cultural Studies of Spain
  • SPAN 360 Studies in Latin American Culture
  • THRS African Theology and Cosmology
  • THRS 280 Migrant and Diaspora Religion
  • THRS 305 Feminist Theology from the Third World
  • THRS 306 Theology in HIV/AIDS Contexts
  • THRS 322 Liberation Theology
  • THRS 363 Religion in Latin America
  • THRS 365 Religion and Globalization
  • THRS 366 Religion and Spirituality in Asia
  • THRS 368/JAPN 368 Japanese Religion and Society
  • THRS 37a Hinduism
  • THRS 376 Jews, Judaisms, and Jewish Identities
  • THRS 379 Buddhist Paths in Asia and North America
  • THRS 390 Religious Ethics Islamic Feminist