Global Cultural Relations
Concentration Requirement

enlarged photo of student and Moroccan weddingGlobal Cultural Relations is a functional concentration that meets the concentration requirement for the ITS major.

Take a total of 12 semester hours from Groups A and B in the tables below, with no more than 1 course from Group B. You may take all 12 hours from group A. Distribute coursework among at least 3 different disciplines.

Note: A cross-listed course can represent any one of the disciplines for which it is cross-listed. For example, POL/WGS 346 can be used for the Political Science discipline, as well as Women's, Gender, and Sexuality discipline.


Group A Courses for Global Cultural Relations Concentration
Course Title Hours
ATH 175 Peoples of the World 3
ATH 231 Foundations of Cultural Anthropology 3
ATH 265 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology 3
ATH 345 Global Media, Ethnography, and Film 3
ATH 358 Travelers, Migrants, and Refugees 3
ATH 403/503 Anthropology of Religion 3
ATH 405/505 Food, Taste, Desire 3
ATH/ITS 301 Intercultural Relations * 3
ENG 369 Colonial and Postcolonial Literature 3
GIC 301 Approaches to Global and Intercultural Studies:
Globalization and Belonging
3
GTY 260 Global Aging 3
MGT 304 Cross Cultural Management 3
POL/WGS 346 Global Gender Politics 3
PSY 210 Psychology Across Cultures 3

* May not double count towards ITS core credit hours

Group B Courses for Global Cultural Relations Concentration
Course Title Hours
AMS 302 Immigrant America 3
AMS/FST/ITL 222 Italian American Culture 3
ATH 206/LAS 208 Introduction to Latin America 3
ATH 305 Latin America: Anthropological Perspectives 3
ATH 307 The Middle East: Anthropological Perspectives 3
ATH 358 Travelers, Migrants and Refugees: Transnational Migration and Diasporic Communities 3
ATH/BWS 366 African Oral Traditions 3
ATH/GEO/RUS 306 Russia and Eurasia: Anthropological Perspectives 3
BWS 209 Civilization of Africa 3
BWS 324/HST 325 Images of Africa 3
BWS/FST 267 National Cinemas: African Film 3
BWS/FST/LAS 415 Cuba in Revolution: Its History, Politics, and Culture 4
BWS/HST 224 Africa to 1884 3
BWS/HST 225 The Making of Modern Africa 3
CHI/FST 264 Chinese Cinema and Culture 3
FRE/FST/GER 265 European Jewish Cinema 3
FST/ITL 262 Italian Cinema 3
FST/JPN 266 Survey of Japanese Cinema 3
FST/RUS 263 Soviet and Post-Soviet Russian Cinema 3
FST/RUS 272 Cultures and Identities of Eastern Europe 3
GEO 308 Geography of East Asia 3
GEO 311 Geography of Western Europe 3
GEO/ITS/SOC 208 Rise of Industrialism in East Asia 3
GER 321 Cultural Topics in German-Speaking Europe Since 1870 3
GER 322 Comparative Study of Everyday Culture: German-Speaking Europe and the U.S.A. 3
HST 318 British Empire 3
HST 346 Medieval Jewish History 3
HST 353 History of Chinese Civilization 3
HST 354 Modern Chinese History 3
HST 356 Modern Japanese History 3
LAS 315 Latin American Diaspora: Communities, Conditions and Issues 3
LAS/HST 260 Latin America in the United States 3
POL 339 Nationalism, Islam and Democracy in Arab Politics 3
REL 314 Social and Religious History of the Jewish People 3