Bachelor of Arts with a Major in International Affairs, International Politics Concentration

Requirements for the concentration

In addition to specific topics listed under IAFF 2190W, the IAFF 3100-range, and IAFF 4191, other topics relevant to the concentration may be approved by the academic advisor. All offerings under IAFF 3182 may be used for this concentration and repeated for credit provided the topic differs.

If a student wishes to take any course not listed, prior approval of the academic advisor is required.

Required
One course from the following:
PSC 2440Theories of International Politics
PSC 2446U.S. Foreign Policy
If PSC 2440 or PSC 2446 is used to fulfill the advanced fundamentals, international and comparative politics requirement, the other course must be used to fulfill this requirement.
Four courses from the following, at least one of which must have the PSC course designation:
ANTH 3506Politics, Ethnicity, and Nationalism
GEOG 2120World Regional Geography
GEOG 2146Political Geography
HIST 2340U.S. Diplomatic History
HIST 3033War and the Military in American Society from the Revolution to the Gulf War
HIST 3035The United States and the Wars in Indochina, 1945–1975
HIST 3045International History of the Cold War
HIST 3046The Cold War in the Third World
HIST 3047WWriting Cold War History
HIST 3062War Crimes Trials
HIST 3126European Integration: A History
HIST 3137The British Empire
HIST 3168Divided and United Germany Since 1945
HIST 3178The Making of the Modern Balkans
HIST 3301WTopics: U.S. History (Cold War in Asia)
HIST 3332History of American Foreign Policy Since World War II
HIST 3333History of American Foreign Policy Since World War II
HIST 3334The Nuclear Arms Race
HIST 3650Modern South Asia, 1750-Present
HIST 3701Topics in Latin American History (History of Argentina)
HIST 3801Topics in Middle Eastern History (The Making of Modern Iraq and Syria)
HIST 3820History of Israel
IAFF 2090Latin America: Problems and Promise
IAFF 2091East Asia-Past and Present
IAFF 2092Russia and Eastern Europe: An Introduction
IAFF 2093Africa: Problems and Prospects
IAFF 2094Europe: International and Domestic Interactions
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Arab Politics)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Congress and Foreign Policy)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Dissent: A Study in Memoirs)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (International Environmental Policy)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Foreign Policy Decision Making)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Latin American Populism)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (National Security, Foreign and Intelligence Policy)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (North Africa and the World)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Politics and Culture in the Middle East)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Rising Africa and the World)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Science, Technology, and Policy)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Security and Subcontractors)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Terrorism and Counterterrorism)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Turkey and Its Neighbors)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (U.S. - Asia: Critical Issues)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (U.S. Foreign Policy in Africa)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Women in Global Politics)
IAFF 3171U.S. Foreign Policy Summer Program
IAFF 3179Special Topics in Science and Technology Policy (Space in International Affairs)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (Civil War, Insurgency & Terror)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (Civilians in the Path of War)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (Defense Policy)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (Global Energy Security)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (Globalization and National Security)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (International Politics and Security Policy)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (National Security, Foreign and Intelligence Policy)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (Theory of War)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy (U.S. Grand Strategy)
IAFF 3180WSpec Topics in Security Policy (International Politics and Security Policy)
IAFF 3181Special Topics in Conflict Resolution (Conflict and Conflict Resolution)
IAFF 3182Special Topics in Foreign Policy
IAFF 3183Special Topics in Development Policy (Globalization for Sustainable Development)
IAFF 3183Special Topics in Development Policy (Human Trafficking)
IAFF 3183Special Topics in Development Policy (NGOs Role in Humanitarian Assistance)
IAFF 3185Special Topics in European and Eurasian Studies (EU and Russia)
IAFF 3185Special Topics in European and Eurasian Studies (The End of Western Supremacy)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies (Indo-Pacific Security Challenges)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies (Politics and Conflict of South Asia)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies (US-China Relations)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies (Memory and Reconciliation in Asia)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies (Taiwan: Present Challenges, Future Directions)
IAFF 3187Special Topics in Latin American and Hemispheric Studies (Central American and Caribbean Perspective)
IAFF 3187Special Topics in Latin American and Hemispheric Studies (Latino Migration)
IAFF 3187Special Topics in Latin American and Hemispheric Studies (Mexico Since Independence)
IAFF 3187Special Topics in Latin American and Hemispheric Studies (Political Economy of Latin America)
IAFF 3187Special Topics in Latin American and Hemispheric Studies (Brazil in Global Arena)
IAFF 3188Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Brazil in Global Arena)
IAFF 3188Special Topics in Middle East Studies (U.S. Policy in the Gulf)
IAFF 3189Special Topics in African Studies (Transnational Justice in Africa)
IAFF 3189Special Topics in African Studies (US-Africa Relations)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Catastrophic Crisis: Strategic Challenges and Leadership)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Global Governance)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Holocaust Memory)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Horn of Africa)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Humanitarianism)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (International Environmental Policy)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (International Law (same as PSC 2444))
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (National Security, Foreign and Intelligence Policy)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Presidential Rhetoric: Wartime)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Religion in International Affairs)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Space Policy)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (China and Africa)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (U.S. Foreign Policy and International Organizations)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Public-Private-NGO Collaboration)
IAFF 4191Research Seminar (Europe)
IAFF 4191Research Seminar (International Politics and Security Policy)
IAFF 4191Research Seminar (Political Islam)
IBUS 4900Special Topics (Negotiations)
PSC 2332European Integration
PSC 2338Nationalism
PSC 2367Human Rights
PSC 2368Politics in the Two Koreas
PSC 2371Politics and Foreign Policy of China
PSC 2374Politics and Foreign Policy of Japan
PSC 2379Politics and Foreign Policy of Israel
PSC 2439International Political Economy
PSC 2440Theories of International Politics (if not taken above)
PSC 2442International Organizations
PSC 2444Public International Law (same as IAFF 3190)
PSC 2446U.S. Foreign Policy (if not taken above)
PSC 2449International Security Politics
PSC 2475International Relations of East Asia
PSC 2476The Arab-Israeli Conflict
PSC 2478International Relations of the Middle East
PSC 2482African International Politics
PSC 2484International Relations of Latin America
PSC 2990Selected Topics (Chinese Foreign Policy)
PSC 2990Selected Topics (Ending Wars and Making Peace)
PSC 2992Special Topics in American Politics and Government (Foreign Policy Making in the 21st Century)
PSC 2992Special Topics in American Politics and Government (Politics of Peacemaking)
PSC 2994Special Topics in International Relations (Presidents at War)
PSC 2994Special Topics in International Relations (U.S. Foreign Policy Perspectives and Issues)
PSC 2994Special Topics in International Relations (U.S. Foreign Policy Traditions)
SMPA 3194Selected Topics in Political Communication (Advocacy and Technology)
SMPA 3472Media and Foreign Policy