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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
Corequisites: GLST 101

Weekly discussion section for students enrolled in GLST 101. Discussion of lecture topics, readings and contemporary events. Development of skills related to the writing of a term paper.

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

Limitation on Enrollment: Completion of two courses (in applicable discipline) prior to enrolling in an Internship course. Internship program in which students gain experience in community organizations related to the discipline.

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

Limitation on Enrollment: Complete 12 units at SBCC with a GPA of 2.5 and a minimum of 6 units with a GPA of 3.0 in Global Studies. Independent study course providing an opportunity for students to explore a specific Global Studies topic in depth, while working closely with their Professor.

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