European Union/West European Studies, Minor

Program Description

The minor in European Union/West European Studies includes GEOG 452, PS 336, competency at the intermediate level (126) in a West European language other than English, and 6 additional credits of language, culture, or other suitable regional courses, in consultation with an advisor. Students achieving the language competency with fewer than 6 credits will be required to take additional directed electives, in consultation with an advisor, to bring the total number of credits taken for the minor to 18.

Program Curriculum

Requirements: (18 credits)

Required

Total Credit Hours:  3 Credits

Electives

15 credits from the courses below.  6 credits must be at the 400-level.  Not more than 9 credits from the same discipline (designator).

ENG 365 The Modern European Novel 3 Credits

FR 304 Introduction to French Literature 3 Credits

FR 305 Introduction to Francophone Literature 3 Credits

FR 315 Aspects of Francophone Cultures 3 Credits

FR 316 Contemporary France 3 Credits

GEOG 444 European Union 3 Credits

GEOG 448 Russia and Neighboring Regions 3 Credits

GER 304 Introduction to German Literature I 3 Credits

GER 305 Introduction to German Literature II 3 Credits

GER 316 German Civilization from 1800 to Present 3 Credits

HIST 234 Modern Europe 3 Credits

HIST 342 English History since 1688 3 Credits

HIST 344 History of Modern Germany 3 Credits

HIST 348 History of Russia II 3 Credits

HIST 380 Modern Poland 3 Credits

HIST 415 The Cold War in the United States and Europe 3 Credits

HIST 444 Mass Politics and Total War in Europe 3 Credits

HIST 447 History of the Soviet Union 3 Credits

HIST 448 Stalin and Stalinism 3 Credits

HIST 452 World War II in Europe 3 Credits

IS 463 Topics in European Studies 3 Credits

ITAL 304 Introduction to Italian Literature I 3 Credits

ITAL 305 Introduction to Italian Literature II 3 Credits

ITAL 316 Italian Civilization from 1861 to the Present 3 Credits

ITAL 488 Italian Life and Culture 3 Credits

PHIL 330 Early Modern Philosophy 3 Credits

PHIL 332 19th Century Philosophy 3 Credits

PHIL 366 Existentialism 3 Credits

PS 336 West European Governments 3 Credits

SPAN 304 Introduction to Spanish Literature I 3 Credits

SPAN 305 Introduction to Spanish Literature II 3 Credits

SPAN 315 Spanish Civilization 3 Credits

SPAN 451 Introduction to Spanish Linguistics 3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:  15 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 18