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INTERNATIONAL STUDIES (IS)
 
IS 100 Global Issues 3 cr
This course introduces students to the basic structural components of the global system, including the nation-state system and world economy, and explores the major schools of thoughts in such areas as security, economic prosperity and development, international law, gender, and environmental studies. The course helps students understand the complex and interlinked issues facing global society and view the U.S. within a broader context.
 
IS 200 People and Nations of the World 3 cr
Variable content course focusing on a particular nation or region of the world. Course offers a multidisciplinary introduction into the people, society and politics.
 
IS 290 Special Topics 3 cr
Study of selected topics within a particular Area Studies Concentration. May be repeated for credit when content varies. Prerequisite: IS 100.
 
IS 391 Study Abroad 0 cr
An international exchange program for University of South Alabama students. Grading is S/U. Prerequisite: Permission of the IS Director.
 
IS 490 Special Topics 3 cr
Advanced study of selected topics within a particular Area Studies Concentration. May be repeated for credit when content varies. Prerequisite: IS 100.
 
IS 492 Seminar 3 cr
Advanced study of selected topics in international studies from a comparative perspective. May be repeated for credit when content varies. Prerequisite: IS 100.
 
IS 494 Directed Studies 1-3 cr
Directed research in the field of international studies. Prerequisite: Permission of the International Studies Director.
 
IS 496 Professional Studies: Internship 3-9 cr
Practical learning experiences through occupational or professional work with an approved international organization, governmental agency, or international business. Prerequisite: Permission of the International Studies Director.
 
 

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