Approval for Revisions and New Options in the BA in International Relations

Executive Memorandum 88-072

December 14, 1988

From: Robin S. Wilson, President

Subject: Approval for Revision and New Options in the BA in International Relations

The proposed revisions and new options within the BA in International Relations (Political Affairs, Development, Environmental Issues, and Trade Policy options) were approved by the Faculty Senate on October 20, 1988. I approved implementation of these revisions and new options effective Fall 1989. The options will report using HEGIS code 22101.

REVISIONS TO EXISTING INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS DEGREE

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: POLITICAL AFFAIRS

Core: 15 Units

ECON 002 or 003 - Macro or Micro

POLS 141 - Intro to International Relations

POLS 241A - International Politics: Theory and Concept (WP Course)

POLS 241B - International Politics: Methods of Analysis

Select Three Units From

*INST 110 - International Forum

POLS 191E - I.R. Simulation

POLS 140A - Model U.N.

*SOSC 100 - International Forum

SOSC 117 - Career Education

*The International Forum may be taken twice for Credit

Electives (Select 9 Units)

POLS/PHIL 143 - Perspectives on Nuclear Policy

POLS 144 - U.S Foreign Policy

POLS/PHIL 145 - Comparative Peace Studies

POLS 242 - International Organizations

POLS 243 - International Law

POLS 246A - International Relations: Middle East

POLS 246B - International Relations: Africa

POLS 246C - Inter-American Relations

POLS 246D - International Relations: Asia

POLS 246E - International Communism

POLS 246F - International Relations: Western Europe

POLS 246G - Canadian Foreign Policy

POLS 247 - Vietnam and Foreign Policy

POLD 249 - Pro Seminar

POLS 298 - Special Topics

Area Studies

12 Units of upper division in a single Area Study (e.g, courses which are approved for Latin American Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, etc.)

Language Requirement

2 Years of a foreign language or the equivalent of the fourth semester of a college program (e.g Spanish 004)

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: TRADE POLICY

Core: 15 Units

ECON 002 or 003 - Macro or Micro

POLS 141 - Intro to International Relations

POLS 241A - International Politics: Theory and Concept (WP Course)

POLS 241B - International Politics: Methods of Analysis

Select Three Units From

*INST 110 - International Forum

POLS 191E - I.R. Simulation

POLS 140A - Model U.N.

*SOSC 100 - International Forum

SOSC 117 - Career Education

*The International Forum may be taken twice for Credit

Electives: (Select 21 Units)

ECON 170 - International Economics

ECON 176 - Economics of Pacific Basin (Currently Being Considered)

ICST 205 - Intercultural Communications

INTB 196 - Intro to I.B.

INTB 197 - Transpacific Commercial Relations

MGMT 222 - Customs and Conduct of International Business

MGMT 246 - International Business Transactions

MKTG 170 - Survey of Marketing

MKTG 178 - International Marketing

POLS 217 - Politics of Industrial Societies

POLS 242 - International Organizations

POLS 249 - Proscenia in International Relations

POLS 298 - Topics Course in International Relations

Language Requirement

2 years of a foreign language of the equivalent of the fourth semester of a college program (e.g., Spanish 004)

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: DEVELOPMENT

Core: 15 Units

ECON 002 or 003 - Macro or Micro

POLS 141 - Intro to International Relations

POLS 241A - International Politics: Theory and Concept (WP Course)

POLS 241B - International Politics: Methods of Analysis

Select Three Units From

*INST 110 - International Forum

POLS 191E - I.R. Simulation

POLS 140A - Model U.N.

*SOSC 100 - International Forum

SOSC 117 - Career Education

*The International Forum may be taken twice for Credit

Electives (Select 12 Units)

ABUS 192 - International Agriculture Development

ANTH 237 - Developing Nations

CE/INST 174 - Technology and Development

ECON 170 - International Finance and Trade

ECON 175 - The Developing Countries

GEOG 101 - Economic Geography

PHIL 102 - Philosophy East and West

PHIL 125 - Marxist Thought

POLS 102 - Politics of Third World Nations

POLS 213 - Politics of Developing Nations

POLS 249 - Proscenia in International Relations

POLS 298 - Topics Course in International Relations

PSSC 100 - Food Forever

WST 133 - Women Internationally

Area Studies

9 Units of upper division in a single Area Study (e.g, courses which are approved for Latin American Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, etc.)

Language Requirement

2 years of a foreign language of the equivalent of the fourth semester of a college program (e.g., Spanish 004)

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

Core: 15 Units

ECON 002 or 003 - Macro or Micro

POLS 141 - Intro to International Relations

POLS 241A - International Politics: Theory and Concept (WP Course)

POLS 241B - International Politics: Methods of Analysis

Select Three Units From

*INST 110 - International Forum

POLS 191E - I.R. Simulation

POLS 140A - Model U.N.

*SOSC 100 - International Forum

SOSC 117 - Career Education

*The International Forum may be taken twice for Credit

Required Courses: 6 Units

BIOL 001 - Concepts of Biology

PHSC 001 - Physical Universe

Electives: Select 15 Units

BIOL 111 - Ecology and Natural History of Pacific Basin

BIOL 134 - Conservation Ecology

ECON 165 - Economics of Energy and the Environment

GEOG 114 - Environmental Issues

GEOL 143 - Oceanography

PHSC 130 - Environmental Science

PHSC 170 - Energy int he Human Environment

PHSC 176 - Nuclear Science

POLS 249 - Proscenia in International Relations

PSSC 110/INST 105 - Food Forever

Language Requirement

2 years of a foreign language of the equivalent of the fourth semester of a college program (e.g., Spanish 004)