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Sinclair College

2022 - 2023 Catalog Year
Global Studies (Part-time)

Degree: Short-term Technical Certificate
Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences

This Sample Program Pathway is designed to provide an example of course selections in a term by term sequence. Please see an Academic Advisor for a plan specific to your academic needs.

Fall Semester (First Year)
Elective course signified by
Hours
 

Description:

Foundation for understanding, speaking, reading and writing Spanish. Work outside of class and/or in the language laboratory is required.

Notes: Choose first of two language courses. Choose from CHN 1101, FRE 1101, GER 1101, JPN 1101, or SPA 1101.

Notes: Program elective. Choose from one of the following courses: GEO 1101, GEO 1102 (includes lab component), or GEO 1201

Description: Introduction to Far Eastern religions and cultural traditions, including beliefs, practices, stories and rituals, and historical context.

Notes: Program elective. Choose from one of the following courses: REL 1111 or REL 1112

Description:

This course is designed to help new students make a successful transition to Sinclair Community College. Topics include college resources; academic, career and personal services available through Sinclair; learning styles; the learning process; financial responsibility; stress and wellness; and computer literacy through eLearn and library resources.

 

Term hours subtotal:

11

Spring Semester (First Year)
Elective course signified by
Hours
 

Description: Foundation for understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish. Work outside of class and/or in the language laboratory is required.

Notes: Choose second of two language courses. Choose from CHN 1102, FRE 1102, GER 1102, JPN 1102, or SPA 1102.

Prerequisites: SPA 1101

Description: An examination of what is meant by culture and a review of the various theories and methods in Cultural Anthropology. Includes a comparison of the similarities and differences among world cultures as well as comparative analysis of family organization, religious beliefs, educational systems, economics and governmental systems.

Description: Development of the people of the United States in political, social, economic, and cultural areas from pre-Columbian America through Reconstruction.

Notes: Program elective. Choose from one of the following courses: HIS 1101, HIS 1111, HIS 1112, HIS 2215, HIS 2216, HIS 2217, HIS2 219, HUM 1125, or PHI 2205

Description: Basic political and government concepts and systems, including ideologies and comparative political systems; current political issues in Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America, along with United States interests and policy options.

Notes: Program elective. Choose from one of the following courses: PLS 2200 or PLS 2220

 

Term hours subtotal:

13

This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.