Global Studies


A minor in Global Studies includes 15 semester hours of coursework, including at least 9 hours of upper-division courses at the 3000-4000 level. At least two of the upper-division courses must be taken in residency at Dalton State College. Courses taken to satisfy Core Areas A through E may not be counted toward the minor, but courses taken in Area F may be used to fulfill minor requirements.

Choose 0 to 6 Hours From the Following:0-6
Intro to Cultural Anthropology
Art Appreciation
World Literature I
World Literature II
Elementary French II
Intermediate French I
Intermediate French II
Intro to Human Geography
Elementary German II
World Civilization to 1500 CE
World Civilization since 1500
Expressions of Culture I
Expressions of Culture II
World Music
Intro to World Religions
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Elementary Spanish II
Accelerated Elementary Spanish
Intermediate Spanish I
Intermediate Spanish II
Choose 9 to 15 hours from the following Upper-Level Courses:9-15
Science and Society
International Business
Intercultural Communication *
Comparative Criminology **
International Trade
Hispanic Lit in Translation ***
Topics in Asian Literature ***
Literature Non-Western World ***
History of Latin America
Colonial Latin America ****
Modern Latin America ****
History of Africa ****
The African Diaspora ****
Modern China ****
English History to 1485 ****
The British Empire ****
Modern Russia ****
The Holocaust ****
Special Topics World History ****
Migration the US Latina/o Expe
Cross-Cultural Psychology
Global Cultures and Societies
Adv Conversation/Composition
Literary/Nonliterary Texts
NOTE: Study Abroad courses not listed that have strong international content may be used toward the minor in global studies on a course-by-course basis.
Total Hours15

The prerequisite COMM 2000 is waived for non-Communication majors pursuing the minor in Global Studies


The prerequisite CRJU 1100 is waived for non-Criminal Justice majors pursuing the minor in Global Studies.


The prerequisite ENGL 3010 is waived for non-English majors pursuing the minor in Global Studies.


The prerequisite of HIST 3000 is waived for non-History majors pursuing a minor in global studies.