Modern Global Issues

Students must complete four courses, with at least one and a maximum of two from this category to be applied to the GPC. For questions about the approval of courses not listed, please contact the GPC Coordinator at global-perspectives@ncsu.edu

General Education Program (GEP) Abbreviation Key:

  • GK: Global Knowledge
  • HES: Health/Exercise Studies
  • HUM: Humanities
  • IP: Interdisciplinary Perspectives
  • MP: Mathematical Sciences
  • NS: Natural Sciences
  • SS: Social Sciences
  • USD: US Diversity
  • VPA: Visual & Performing Arts

 

GEP Prefix/Number Course Name College
AGI 194 International Learning Experience in the Agricultural Institute CALS
GK ALS 494 International Learning Experience in Agriculture and Life Sciences CALS
GK, SS ANT 252 Cultural Anthropology CHASS
GK, SS ANT 253 Unearthing the Past: Introduction to World Archeology CHASS
SS, USD ANT 254 Language and Culture CHASS
ANT 374 Disease and Society CHASS
ANT 431 Tourism, Culture and Anthropology CHASS
ANT 433 Anthropology of Ecotourism and Heritage Conservation CHASS
ANT 450 Culture, Ecology, and Sustainable Living CHASS
ANT 464 Anthropology of Religion CHASS
GK, IP, SS ANT/SOC 261 Technology in Society and Culture CHASS
ANT/WGS 444 Cross-cultural Perspectives on Women CHASS
VPA ARC 140 Experiencing Architecture Design
VPA ARC 241 Introduction to World Architecture Design
ARC 289 Architectural Travel Study I Design
ARC 490 Architecture International Studio Design
ARE 194 International Agribusiness Management Study Abroad CALS
GK ARE 345 Global Agribusiness Management CALS
GK ARE 494 Agribusiness Study Abroad CALS
GK, VPA ARS 251 The Arts of a World Capital: London CALS
GK, VPA ARS 353 Arts and Cross-Cultural Contacts CALS
BUS 426 International Financial Management PCOM
BUS 464 International Marketing PCOM
GK COM 447 Communication and Globalization CHASS
GK, SS, USD COM/HSS 392 International Cross-Cultural Communication CHASS
GK, IP, NS CS 224 Seeds, Biotechnology and Societies CALS
GK, IP CS 230 Introduction to Agroecology CALS
IP D 102 Design Culture and Context I Design
IP D 103 Design Culture and Context II Design
VPA DS 101 History of Design I, From Before Apple to Xia Gui Design
EC 348 Introduction to International Economics PCOM
GK EC 449 International Finance PCOM
GK, HUM ENG/FL 219 Studies in Great Works of Non-Western Literature CHASS
GK, HUM ENG/FL 223 Contemporary World Literature I CHASS
GK, HUM ENG/FL 224 Contemporary World Literature II CHASS
GK, HUM ENG/FL 392 Major World Authors CHASS
GK, HUM ENG/FL 394 Sutides in World Literature CHASS
GK, IP, NS ENT 207 Insects and Human Disease CALS
GK, HUM FL/ENG 219 Studies in Great Works of Non-Western Literature CHASS
GK, HUM FL/ENG 223 Contemporary World Literature I CHASS
GK, HUM FL/ENG 224 Contemporary World Literature II CHASS
GK, HUM FL/ENG 392 Major World Authors CHASS
GK, HUM FL/ENG 394 Sutides in World Literature CHASS
IP FOR 248 Forest History, Technology and Society CNR
GK, IP FOR 414 World Forestry CNR
FTM 483 Global Trade & Sourcing Textiles
FTM 494 International Industrial Internship in Textile Management Textiles
GK, IP, NS FW 221 Conservation of Natural Resources CNR
FW 460 International Wildfire Management and Conservation CNR
VPA GD 203 History of Graphic Design Design
GK, SS GEO/SOC 220 Cultural Geography CHASS/Education
GPH 201 Global Health and Physiology COS
GK, HUM HI 233 The World Since 1750 CHASS
HUM HI 335 The World At War CHASS
GK, HUM HI 381 NGO Nonprofits in a Global Context CHASS
HUM HI 454 History of US Foreign Relations, 1900 to Present CHASS
GK, SS, USD HSS/COM 392 International Cross-Cultural Communication CHASS
IP IDS/NR 303 Humans and the Environment CHASS/CNR
GK, IP IS 200 Introduction to International Studies CHASS
IS 393 Intermediate Seminar in International Studies CHASS
IS 491 Senior Seminar in International Studies CHASS
LAR 222 Perception and Behavior for Designers Design
VPA LAR 444 History of Landscape Architecture Design
LAR 465 Landscape Architecture International Studio Design
NS MB 200 Microbiology and World Affairs COS
MEA 476 Worldwide Rivers & Delta Systems: Their Evolution & Human Impacts COS
GK, IP, VPA MUS 200 Understanding Music: Global Perspectives DASA
IP NR/IDS 303 Humans and the Environment CHASS/CNR
NR 350 International Sustainable Resource Use CNR
IP PB 213 Plants and Civilization CALS
IP PB 219 Plants in Folklore, Myth and Religion CALS
HUM PHI 420 Global Justice CHASS
PRT 430 Tourism, Poverty, and Health CNR
GK, IP PRT 449 Human Dimensions of Natural Resources in Australia/New Zealand CNR
GK, IP PRT 450 Sustaining Natural Resources in Australia/New Zealand CNR
SS PS 203 Introduction to Non-Profits CHASS
GK, SS PS 231 Introduction to International Relations CHASS
GK, SS PS 236 Issues in Global Politics CHASS
GK, SS PS 241 Introduction to Comparative Politics CHASS
SS PS 331 US Foreign Policy CHASS
GK, SS PS 335 International Law CHASS
GK, SS PS 336 Global Environmental Politics CHASS
GK PS 339 Politics of the World Economy CHASS
GK PS 431 The UN and Global Order CHASS
GK PS 433 Global Problems and Policies CHASS
PS 445 Comparative Systems of Law and Justice CHASS
IP PSE 220 From Papyrus to Plasma Screens: Paper and Society CNR
GK, HUM REL 210 Religious Traditions of the World CHASS
HUM, SS REL/SOC 309 Religion and Society CHASS
GK, HUM REL 340 Islam CHASS
HUM REL/WGS 472 Women and Religion CHASS
REL/WGS 473 Religion, Gender & Reproductive Technologies CHASS
GK, HUM REL 383 Religion, Globalism, & Justice CHASS
GK, HUM REL 482 Religion and Conflict CHASS
GK, HUM REL 489 Interpretation of Religion CHASS
IP SMT 232 Recycling to Create a Sustainable Environment CNR
SS, USD SOC 203 Current Social Problems CHASS
SS SOC 205 Jobs and Work CHASS
GK, SS SOC/GEO 220 Cultural Geography CHASS/Education
SS SOC 241 Sociology of Agriculture and Rural Society CHASS
GK, IP, SS SOC/ANT 261 Technology in Society and Culture CHASS
SS SOC 311 Community Relations CHASS
GK, SS SOC 342 International Development CHASS
GK, SS SOC 351 Population and Planning CHASS
HUM, SS SOC/REL 309 Religion and Society CHASS
SOC 402 Urban Sociology CHASS
SOC 414 Social Class CHASS
SOC 440 Social Change CHASS
SOC 445 Inequality, Ideology, and Social Justice CHASS
SOC 450 Environmental Sociology CHASS
IP SSC 185 Land and Life CALS
GK, IP STS 302 Contemporary Science, Technology, & Human Values CHASS
IP STS 322 Technological Catastrophes CHASS
GK, IP STS 323 World Population and Food Prospects CHASS
IP STS 402 Peace and War in the Nuclear Age CHASS
IP WGS 224 Contemporary Issues in Ecofeminism CHASS
IP WGS 330 Women & Health CHASS
WGS/ANT 444 Cross-cultural Perspectives on Women CHASS
HUM WGS/REL 472 Women and Religion CHASS
WGS/REL 473 Religion, Gender & Reproductive Technologies CHASS