Global and Cultural Studies

In this course we learn about world cultures through the study of world affairs, regional studies, and cultural awareness. Examine history, geography, religions, languages, culture, political systems, economics, social issues, environmental concerns and human rights. Look at major events and significant figures that have shaped each region.

ARS014: Study the Environmental and Social Issues in Asia and the Middle East, including US interests in the region. Look at The Persian Gulf Wars, Islamic Fundamentalism and Terrorism, and Economical Development of Asian countries.

ARS015: Study the Environmental and Social Issues in Africa and Russia, including US interests in the region. Look at the Shadow of Western Colonialism, Leadership, and Health and Human Rights issues in Africa. We also investigate the Leadership, Economic Restructuring and World Relationships of Russia and its Republics.

ARS016: Study the Environmental and Social Issues in Europe and Latin America, including US interests in the region. Study Immigration, Terrorist Cells, Ethnic Strife and Religions of Europe. We also look at Economic Reform, Leadership, Poverty, Educational Limitations, Cartels, and the Growing Drug Trade of Latin America.