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GLST 101: Introduction To Global Studies: Foundations Of The Global Village
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Introduction to the interdisciplinary field of global studies. Examines the history of globalization, including the role of communication technology, and analyzes various aspects of globalization: economic, political, cultural and ecological. For each, the focus is on the extent of global cooperation, global conflict and growing global interdependence.

GLST 102: Problems Of The Global Village
(3) F, S -CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 102 GB

Examines a number of specific problems that the global community faces today, such as global economic inequality and poverty, human rights violations and the status of women, global crime, environmental problems,and global health. Possible approaches for solving these issues are explored, with a focus on global governance.

GLST 103: Foundations Of The Global Village: Discussion
(1) F, S -CSU
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Weekly discussion section for students enrolled in GLST 101 or 102. Topics selected on the basis of their relationship to the lecture course in which the student is enrolled and contemporary events.

GLST 104A: Preparing For Global Experience
(1) F, S -CSU
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Must be enrolled in a Study Abroad or international internship program, or approval of instructor. Cross-cultural course designed for those who are about to participate in a Study Abroad program as well as international students and those engaged in international internships.

GLST 104B: Preparing For Global Experience
(2) F, S -CSU
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Must be enrolled in a Study Abroad or international internship program, or approval of instructor Cross-cultural course designed for those who are about to participate in a Study Abroad program as well as international students and those engaged in international internships.

GLST 104C: Preparing For Global Experience
(3) F, S -CSU
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Must be enrolled in a Study Abroad or international internship program, or approval of instructor Cross-cultural course designed for those who are about to participate in a Study Abroad program, as well as international students and those engaged in international internships.

GLST 110: Global Conflict Management
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Interdisciplinary examination of the political, sociological, economic and psychological causes of conflict, broadly defined, including war, terrorism and violations of human rights; and the application of analytical methods for the avoidance, reduction, management or resolution of conflict through diplomacy, negotiation and mediation.

GLST 295: Internship In Global Studies
(2-4) F, S -CSU
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Completion of two courses in the Global Studies major at SBCC prior to enrolling in an Internship course. Instructor must also approve internship proposal submitted by the student Structured internship program in which the student achieves actual field experience in cross-cultural learning.

GLST 299: Independent Study In Global Studies
(1-4) F, S -CSU
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Completion of a minimum of 12 units at SBCC, with a 2.5 GPA, and a minimum of six units, with a 3.0 GPA in the Global Studies major Provides the student with in-depth opportunities to explore Global Studies topics beyond what is possible in existing courses.

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