Programs by Campus
Courses which meet the criteria of the Ph.D. Minor in Global Studies come from more than a dozen academic and professional schools. Sample courses are listed on the minor Web site. The Center for the Study of Global Change provides the core courses as well as special topics courses.
- GRAD-I 701 Multidisciplinary Seminar-Issues and Approaches in Global Studies (3 cr.) This graduate seminar is designed to stimulate students to think critically about a broad range of theoretical and methodological issues involved in global research, including ethics, qualitative and quantitative approaches, the intersection of the global and local, and research designs from different disciplinary perspectives. Students are required to present a critical evaluation of a Ph.D. dissertation of their choice, on a topic relevant to their research interests, develop a preliminary research design, and compile an annotated bibliography.