INS 3003: Introduction to International Studies
Course Description for Introduction to International Studies
Introduction to International Studies
Description: This course provides an introduction to the International Studies major at UNF. Students will explore the history of International Studies, and will examine the theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches that different disciplines bring to this field. This course also prepares students for the advanced research, writing and oral communication tasks they will undertake in their coursework in this major, and in particular, in INS4930 International Studies Senior Research Seminar. In addition, this course involves a variety of individual and group advising components to help students plan their academic work within the major, develop plans for completing the foreign language and international educational experience requirements, as well as investigate internship possibilities, graduate programs and professional career paths. Students are required to take this course during their first semester in the International Studies Program.