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Spring 2017: INTL 399 Aid, Trade & Tourism

Spring 2017: INTL 399 Aid, Trade & Tourism
CRN 64528 Explores the implications of development choices in the global south. What happens when a country chooses to exploit tourism or agriculture, minerals or aid? What works? What doesn't? What might the future hold?

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The Department of International and Global Studies offers a B.A. degree in International Studies based on an interdisciplinary curriculum that provides both a global perspective and a comprehensive view of a selected geographic region of the world.

Spring 2017: INTL 399 Forced Migration & Exploitation

Spring 2017: INTL 399 Forced Migration & Exploitation
CRN 64530 Instructor Marylynn Steckley: As millions of people around the world are forcefully displaced migrant prejudice here in the US persists. The urgency to improve our understanding of the experiences of diverse migrant groups has never been greater. FULLY ONLINE
The Department of International and Global Studies at Portland State University enhances global awareness and provides opportunities for both academic enrichment and personal growth. The department promotes the development of critical thinking, self-reflection and cross-cultural skills that students continue to utilize long after graduation.

Areas of regional focus include Africa, East Asia, Europe, Latin American and the Middle East. Areas of thematic concentration include International Development Studies, Community Health, and Business.

The International & Global Studies Degree affords an excellent foundation for careers requiring an understanding of international economic, political, social and cultural affairs. In addition, the program provides a solid foundation for graduate work in professional fields such as journalism, international relations, public health, or community development.