International Development Studies Minor

Minor - International Development Studies

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 21

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.5

Catalog Year: 2018-2019

Note: At least seven credits must be upper division credits.


Core Courses12
Content Courses9
Total Hours21

Core Courses

Complete four of the following courses:12
Culture and Population
Social Change
Culture, Health and Healing
International Business
International and Development Communication
Issues in Economic Development
Adv. Topics in Economic Dev.
Globalization, Justice & Environment
Geography of World Regions
Mountains and Society
Methods (Monitoring and Evaluation in International Development and Communication for Social and Behavioral Change)
International Envir. Change
Community Forestry & Conservtn
Environment & Development
Politics of Mexico
Politics of Global Migration
Development Administration
Politics of the World Economy
Tourism & Sustainability
Intro Development Sociology
Gender and Global Development
Women & Soc Action Amer
Social Work Global Context
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Content Courses

Complete 9 credits of the following courses:9
Indigenous Peoples & the Ethics of Development
Peoples and Cultures of World (Africa)
Culture and Population
Quan Ethnographic Field Methds
Culture and Identity
Anthropology of Gender
Special Topics
Issues in Sustainability
Sustainable Business Practices
Intercultural Communication
Communication in Nonprofit Organizations
Economic Way of Thinking
Economics of the Environment
Int Env Econ & Clim Change
Study Abroad: Environmental Justice Latin America
Senior Seminar (Sustainable Agriculture in Thailand)
Human Geography
The Middle East
Human Role Environmental Change
Community Resilience
Food and Famine
High Asia
Modern Latin America
Central Asian Cult & Civ
Special Topics (Transitions from War to Peace)
Tribal Sovereignty
Mountain Environment and Development
Special Topics (Society, Economy and Environment of the Mekong Delta)
Intro to Comparative Government
Intro to International Relations
Politics of Latin America
Politics of Africa
Politics of Mexico
Politics of Social Movements
Tourism, Livelihoods and Sustainability in Mountains
Social Issues Southeast Asia
Rural Sociology
Population and Society
Sociology of Poverty
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-