General Education Requirements
Students who choose the major concentration in International Relations and Diplomacy must complete:Major RequirementsNine courses (27 credits) listed below:IRDP/ SOCL 110 World CulturesIRDP/ SOCL 252 GlobalizationIRDP/ POLS 372 International Organizations: FundamentalsIRDP/ POLS 373 International Organizations: UNIRDP/ POLS 340 Art & Science of International RelationsIRDP/ POLS 356 International Negotiations & DiplomacyIRDP 420 International Security, Threats, and ConflictsIRDP 471 Capstone Project IIRDP 472 Capstone Project II
Language Requirements: Two courses (6 credits). This requirement may be waived by taking two language courses (6 credits) at another institution, or by demonstrating competency in a foreign language.
Please note: this requirement is in addition to the two language courses (6 credits) that are part of the General Education Requirements.
Major ElectivesThree courses (9 credits) designated as IRDP major electives may be chosen from this list (other courses may be so designated by permission of the program head):HIST 309 Europe Upheaval: 1914-PresentHIST 332 China in History: Antiquity to PresentHIST 333 Asia in RevolutionHIST 336 Africa: Colonialism and IndependenceHIST/ POLS 367 American Foreign PolicyENGL 257 Latin American LiteratureENGL/ HIST 263 Black Atlantic WorldENGL 352 Contempry African LiteratureIRDP 295 Contemporary IssuesSOCL 206 Sociology of ViolenceSOCL 249 Race, Culture & EthnicityECON/ INBU 250 International BusinessSPCM/ PSYN 250 Psychology of CommunicationIRDP 441 Model UN IIIRDP 442 Model UN IIIIRDP431 Study Abroad IIRDB 432 Study Abroad IIIRDP461 Internship IIRDP 462 Internship II
There is an 18-credit residency requirement in the major concentration of International Relations and Diplomacy.