Bachelor of Arts with a Major in International Affairs, Security Policy 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 IAFF 3180 and 3180W courses are approved for this concentration and repeatable for credit provided the topic differs.

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

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 IAFF 3180 and 3180W courses are approved for this concentration and repeatable 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
PSC 2449International Security Politics
Four courses from the following:
*If PSC 2449 is being used to satisfy the Advanced Fundamentals: International Politics requirement, select five
GEOG 2146Political Geography
GEOG 2147Military Geography
HIST 2305WMajors’ Introductory Seminar: United States (Cold War in Asia)
HIST 2341History of F.B.I. Counterintelligence
HIST 3001Special Topics (Arab-Israeli Disputes)
HIST 3001Special Topics (Modernization and Cold War in Asia)
HIST 3001Special Topics (History of US Counterintelligence)
HIST 3001Special Topics (World War II in Asia )
HIST 3001WSpecial Topics (The Cold War in the Third World)
HIST 3031Military History since 1860
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 3039Naval History since 1815
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 3168Divided and United Germany Since 1945
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 3801Topics in Middle Eastern History (The Making of Modern Iraq and Syria)
HIST 3850Modern Iran
IAFF 2040Basic Topics in International Affairs (Middle East: An International Affairs Survey)
IAFF 2040Basic Topics in International Affairs (Game Theory)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Arab Politics)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Foreign Policy Decision Making)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (National Security, Foreign and Intelligence Policy)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (North Africa and the World)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Presidential Wartime Rhetoric)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Politics and Culture in the Middle East)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Security Contractors and Stability)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Security and Subcontractors)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Terrorism and Counterterrorism)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (US Foreign Policy in Africa)
IAFF 2190WSpecial Topics (Women in Global Politics)
IAFF 3179Special Topics in Science and Technology Policy (Space in International Affairs)
IAFF 3180Special Topics in Security Policy
IAFF 3181Special Topics in Conflict Resolution (Conflict and Conflict Resolution)
IAFF 3182Special Topics in Foreign Policy (China's Rise and Implications)
IAFF 3182Special Topics in Foreign Policy (Current U.S. National Security Challenges)
IAFF 3182Special Topics in Foreign Policy (National Security and Use of Force)
IAFF 3183Special Topics in Development Policy (NGOs Role in Humanitarian Assistance)
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 (Taiwan: Present Challenges, Future Directions)
IAFF 3186Special Topics in Asian Studies (US-China Relations)
IAFF 3188Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Political Islam)
IAFF 3188Special Topics in Middle East Studies (Security Issues in the Greater Middle East)
IAFF 3188Special Topics in Middle East Studies (U.S. Policy in the Gulf)
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 (Horn of Africa)
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (International Law (same as PSC 2444))
IAFF 3190Special Topics in International Affairs (Space Policy)
IAFF 4191Research Seminar (International Politics and Security Policy)
IAFF 4191Research Seminar (Political Islam)
IAFF 4191Research Seminar ( Security)
NSC 2126Sea Power and Maritime Affairs
NSC 2160Evolution of Warfare
NSC 2180Amphibious Warfare
PSC 2368Politics in the Two Koreas
PSC 2371Politics and Foreign Policy of China
PSC 2377Comparative Politics of the Middle East
PSC 2379Politics and Foreign Policy of Israel
PSC 2444Public International Law
PSC 2475International Relations of East Asia
PSC 2476The Arab-Israeli Conflict
PSC 2478International Relations of the Middle East
PSC 2484International Relations of Latin America
PSC 2990Selected Topics (Ending Wars and Making Peace)
PSC 2994Special Topics in International Relations (Cyber Security)
PSC 2994Special Topics in International Relations (Insurgencies)
PSC 2994Special Topics in International Relations (Presidents at War)
SOC 2189Special Topics in Criminal Justice (Comparative Police Systems)
SOC 2189Special Topics in Criminal Justice (Sociology of Terrorism)
SMPA 3194Selected Topics in Political Communication (Advocacy and Technology)