Major: International Studies
Concentration: Foreign Language & Culture
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Foreign Language (8 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
SELECT 1 LANGUAGE SEQUENCE
Complete one sequence of two semesters beginning-level language (such as FRE 1120 Beginning French I and FRE 1121 Beginning French II) with a grade of C or higher:
CHI FRE GER JPN POR RUS SPN
Requisites (6 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
SELECT 2 INTERMEDIATE LANGUAGE

Foreign language proficiency is required. Students should have foreign language proficiency or CLEP equivalent to 2 beginning-level (see Foreign Language area) and 2 intermediate-level languages (in the same language). Students may satisfy the foreign language requirement by attaining proficiency equal to that associated with completion of intermediate level courses (2000 level or above) or completion of 6 semester hours beyond the above mentioned College requirement of an 8 hour introductory sequence in any foreign language.

Select 2 intermediate courses in foreign language:
CHI FRE GER JPN POR RUS SPN

Students already proficient in two languages should take additional upper-division language courses in place of the intermediate-level language courses. Students may petition the Program Director for permission to substitute two major electives (if upper-division courses are not available in the appropriate language) or beginning- level language courses (if students wish to begin studying a new language) in place of the intermediate-level language course requisites.
Major Requirements (15 credits)
Requires grades of C or above.
ANT3212 (CD)(FC)Peoples/Cultures World (3 Credits)
ECO3701 CD-Contemporary Intl Eco (3 Credits)
GEO3553 Cultural Dimensions of Eco Geo (3 Credits)
SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • CPO 4014 Comparative Politics: Frameworks for Analysis
    Prereq: CPO 2002
  • INR 4603 International Relations: Frameworks of Analysis
    Prereq: INR 2002
SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • ANT 4083 Quantitative Methods in Anthropology
  • ANT 4497 Ethnographic Methods
  • HIS 3051 The Craft of the Historian
  • POS 3713 Political Inquiry & Analysis
International Educational Experience
All majors must complete an approved (meaning approval by the program director) international experience from one of the following options:
INR3950 Int'l Educ Experience (0 Credits)
A. Successful completion of an UNF sponsored study abroad program.
B. Successful completion of another university sponsored study abroad program.
C. Successful completion of a student exchange program abroad.
D. Successful completion of a language study abroad program.
E. Successful completion of an internship program abroad.
F. Successful completion of a United States based international experience.
Capstone Seminar (3 credits)
INR4930 Capstone Seminar: Intl Studies (3 Credits)
Prereqs: Senior standing and satisfactory completion of the program's core courses:
ANT 3212, ECO 3701, GEO 3553, CPO 4014 or INR 4603, and ANT 4083 or ANT 4497 or HIS 3051 or POS 3713
Major Electives (9 credits)
Thematic or regional studies area.
For additional courses check the list in the COAS Advising Office each semester.
SELECT 3 COURSES FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • ANT 3243 Comparative Muslim Cultures
  • CHI 3930 Special Topics in Chinese
  • CHT 3500 Chinese Culture
  • FIL 3828 International Film
  • FIL 4822 French Cinema
  • FIL 4933 Topics in Foreign Language Cinema
  • FOL 3930 ST: Foreign Language
  • FOL 3953 Advanced Foreign Language Abroad
  • FOT 3931 Studies of Foreign Culture
  • FRE 3350 Reading French Lit and Culture
  • FRE 3430 French for Professions
  • FRE 4501 France Today
  • FRE 4930 Special Topics in French Culture
  • FRT 3800 French Translation Techniques
  • FRT 3550 Faces of France
  • FRW 3100 Survey of French Lit: Pre-19th Century
  • FRW 3101 Survey of French Lit: The Modern Period
  • INR 4905 Directed Independent Study
  • LAH 3736 Mod Lat Am in Film
  • LIT 4650 Comparative Literature
  • SPN 3013 Spanish for Business
  • SPN 3501 Hispanic Culture
  • SPN 4541 Advanced Studies in Hispanic Culture
  • SPW 3100 Spanish Literature from Middle Ages to 18th Century
  • SPW 3101 Spanish Literature from the 19th to the 21st Century
  • SPW 3130 Spanish American Literature to Modernismo
  • SPW 3131 Spanish American Literature from Modernismo to Present
  • SPW 4223 Hispanic Genres
  • SPW 4394 Ibero-American Film
  • SPW 4400 Periods of Spanish Literature
Minor Required
A minor is required for this major.*
The minor must be selected from the list of approved minors, including those outside the college of the major.
See List of Minors in the Undergraduate Catalog. Minors are generally completed during the last 60 hrs of your program. Your minor may require prerequisites, so choosing a minor early is beneficial. See your advisor to declare a minor.
*(Double majors are exempt from a minor.)
Free Electives (4 credits)
SELECT 4 HRS FREE ELECTIVES 3000/4000
This degree requires a minimum of 120 total hours with 48 upper (3000/4000) level hours. Free electives may be courses in any discipline (provided the required prerequisites are met) and they are the hours needed to satisfy the total hour requirement. These hours may vary (consult your advisor about free elective hours needed to graduate).