Students may choose to concentrate on a particular area of the world. Selected courses must have significant course content related to that part of the world and are chosen in consultation with the Global Studies Program adviser. There are currently four options:

Core Courses
GS 200GLOBAL SYSTEMS AND CULTURES3
GS 400RESEARCH PROJECT & PORTFOLIO3
Foreign Languages (all WLC courses must be from the same language)
WLC 201FINTERM FOREIGN LANG:FRENCH3
or WLC 201G INTERM FOREIGN LANG:GERMAN
or WLC 201R INTERM FOREIGN LANG:RUSSIAN
or WLC 201S INTERM FOREIGN LANG:SPANISH
WLC 202FINTERM FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH3
or WLC 202G INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN
or WLC 202R INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN
or WLC 202S INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH
Students may replace WLC 201 and WLC 202 with higher level foreign language courses and are encouraged to do so. Additional approved courses are:
WLC 301FCONVERSATION:FRENCH3
or WLC 301G CONVERSATION:GERMAN
or WLC 301R CONVERSATION:RUSSIAN
or WLC 301S CONVERSATION:SPANISH
WLC 303FFOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:FRENC3
or WLC 303G FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:GERMA
or WLC 303R FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:RUSSI
or WLC 303S FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:SPANI
WLC 304FCULTURE:FRENCH3
or WLC 304G CULTURE:GERMAN
or WLC 304R CULTURE:RUSSIAN
or WLC 304S CULTURE:SPANISH
WLC 305FINTRO TO LITERATURE:FRENCH3
or WLC 305G INTRO TO LITERATURE:GERMAN
or WLC 305R INTRO TO LITERATURE:RUSSIAN
or WLC 305S INTRO TO LITERATURE:SPANISH
WLC 404FTEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:FRENC3
or WLC 404G TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT/GERMA
or WLC 404R TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:RUSSI
or WLC 404S TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:SPANI
WLC 499FINDEPENDENT STUDY:FRENCH3
or WLC 499G INDEPENDENT STUDY:GERMAN
or WLC 499R INDEPENDENT STUDY:RUSSIAN
or WLC 499S INDEPENDENT STUDY:SPANISH
Area Studies Options
Select one of the following options:12
Latin America:
Students must use Spanish or French as their foreign language.
Curriculum determined in consultation with GS Director.
Europe:
Students must use a European language as their foreign language.
Curriculum determined in consultation with GS Director.
Middle East:
Curriculum determined in consultation with GS Director.
Asia:
Curriculum determined in consultation with GS Director.
Students are encouraged to select Japanese or Chinese, pending course availability, as their language of focus.
Africa:
Curriculum determined in consultation with GS Director.
Total Semester Hours42