Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2006/2007
Canadian Excellence

Global Studies

Honours BA, General BA and Minor:

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Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
GS101 Introduction to Global Studies 0.5
GS102 Global Studies: A Case Study 0.5
GS205 The West and the Problem of Modernity 0.5
GS211 The Theories of Development 0.5
GS212 The Practices of Development 0.5
GS221 Examining the Third World: Globalization and Cultures 0.5
GS222 Contemporary Western Societies: Globalization and Cultures 0.5
GS231 War and Conflict: An Introduction 0.5
GS232 Peace and Conflict Transformation: An Introduction 0.5
GS300 Global Studies Fieldwork 0.5
GS305 The Individualized World 0.5
GS310 Field Course in Global Studies 1.0
GS311 Neoliberalism and its Critics 0.5
GS319 Rites of Passage 0.5
GS321 Gandhi: Non-Violence and the Struggle for Freedom 0.5
GS323 Global Migrations, Refugees and Diasporas 0.5
GS325 Islam Culture and Society 0.5
GS327 Tourists, Tourism and the Globe 0.5
GS328 Hollywood Triumphant? Examining Cultural Globalization 0.5
GS329 The Making of the Third World: Historical Origins and Development 1.0
GS331 Contemporary Global Conflicts and the Search for Peace 0.5
GS335 Peacebuilding in the Shadow of War 0.5
GS337 Cross-Cultural Studies of Change 0.5
GS340 Special Topics in Global Studies 0.5
GS349 History of International Relations, 1890-1991 0.5
GS350 Directed Studies 0.5
GS360 Directed Studies 1.0
GS367 Geographies of Human Development 0.5
GS372 Women's Lives and Religious Values 0.5
GS380 Religion and Social Change 0.5
GS400 Seminar in Global Studies 1.0
GS405 Special Topics in Global Studies 0.5
GS411 Global Justice 1.0
GS421 Ethical Encounters 1.0
GS431 Narratives Of/About Violence 1.0
GS491 International Human Rights 0.5
GS492 Comparative Genocide Studies 0.5
GS493 Human Rights and Retrospective Justice 0.5