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    Sep 23, 2023  
2012-2013 Georgia Regents University Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Georgia Regents University Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a Concentration in International Studies

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International Studies is designed to enable and encourage students to become more proficient in understanding global affairs. The curriculum combines a student’s choice of area studies: 21 hours in Political Science and 9 hours of a number of courses offered in the Departments of History; Sociology; English and Foreign Languages; Communications and Professional Writing; Psychology and the James M. Hull College of Business. The concentration in International Studies requires language proficiency and/or the study of statistics and/or computer science and mastery of the methodological and theoretical perspectives of the discipline. The education and training provided by this concentration will provide a background for a career in government, business, education, and communications or to pursue advanced degree(s) in Political Science, International Relations, International Law or International Business. All courses require a grade of a C or better.

Core Curriculum Areas A‑E (with Overlay Areas I, II, and III): 42

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements for students who matriculated at ASU .

Core Area F: 18

(Grade of C or better is required in all Area F courses)

Major Concentration: 30

(Grade of C or better is required in all of these courses)

Choose 6 hours from the following courses:

Minor Concentration: 15-18

Electives: 12-15

Physical Education: 4

Total Hours for the Degree and Concentration: 124

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