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Contact Information

CUB 221-B 
Phone: 717-477-1907
Email: ism@ship.edu  

Dr. Jonathan Skaff 

Director of International Studies 

tel: (717) 477-1255
Fax: (717) 477-4062
Office Hours:

MW 3:15 - 4:00 (DHC 215) By appointment

TTh 1:00 - 3:45 (CUB 221B)

Cathy Mills
Secretary
Dean's Office (DHC 225)
M-F 8-4:30
717-477-1151  x3210
cjmills@ship.edu 

Chinenye Thomas
Graduate Assistant
CUB 221-C 
MW 9-2, F 9-12



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Certificate Requirements

12 credit hours are required to complete the certificate program. 

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International Studies Program

Area Studies Letter of Completion Requirements

12 credit hours are required for a Letter of Completion   

Required Introductory Course (3 credits)

Students should take this course as soon as possible after declaring the Letter of Completion.

  • (INT 200) Introduction to International Studies (International Studies majors and minors must take an approved substitute.)

 

Electives (12 credits)

The courses must be selected from 1 of the 4 world areas. Two of the elective courses need to be at the 300 level or higher. Study abroad and advanced language study are strongly encouraged and may satisfy elective credit.
 

African & Middle Eastern Studies 

  • (FRN 150) French Civilization 
  • (FRN 204) Ideas and Cultures from the French Speaking World
  • (FRN 331) Masterpieces of Francophone Literature
  • (GEO 307) Geography of the Middle East and North Africa
  • (GEO 415) Regional Geographic Studies (requires approval)
  • (GEO 450) Geography-Geology Field Studies (requires approval)
  • (HIS 339) The Central Islamic Lands
  • (HIS 344) Modern Middle East: 1500 to Present
  • (HIS 376) History of Africa South of the Sahara
  • (HIS 410) The Islamic World
  • (INT 393) International Studies Internship – Afr. & Mid. East

Asian Studies Concentration

  • (GEO 313) Geography of South and Southeast Asia
  • (GEO 317) Geography of East Asia

  • (GEO 415) Regional Geographic Studies (requires approval)
  • (GEO 450) Geography-Geology Field Studies (requires approval)

  • (HCS 315) Asian-American Communication
  • (HIS 350) History of Modern Japan
  • (HIS 353) Modern Southeast Asia
  • (HIS 354) Traditional China
  • (HIS 355) History of Modern China
  • (HIS 381) Modern South Asia
  • (HIS 454) China and the Outside World

  • (INT 394) International Studies Internship – Asian Stds.
  • (PHL 336) Concepts in Buddhism

European Studies Concentration


  • (ANT 351) Peoples and Cultures of Europe
  • (ENG 236) British Literature I (700-1798)
  • (ENG 237) British Literature II (1798-1945)
  • (ENG 318) Studies in English Renaissance Literature
  • (ENG 376) Studies in Medieval Literature
  • (ENG 377) Studies in Restoration/18th- Century Literature
  • (ENG 380) Studies in 19th-century British Literature
  • (ENG 382) Studies in 20th-century British Literature
  • (FRN 150) French Civilization
  • (FRN 204) Ideas and Cultures from the French Speaking World
  • (FRN 320) French for the Professions
  • (FRN 330) Masterpieces of French Literature
  • (FRN 340) Genres Litteraires
  • (FRN 380) Aspects De La Civilisation Française/Francophone
  • (FRN 392) - French Cultural Studies Immersion
  • (FRN 400) Seminar: Advanced Studies in French Language and Literature
  • (GEO 305) Geography of Europe

  • (GEO 415) Regional Geographic Studies (requires approval)
  • (GEO 450) Geography-Geology Field Studies (requires approval)

  • (GER 150) German Civilization and Culture
  • (GER 151) German Cinema
  • (GER 204) Ideas and Cultures from the German-Speaking World
  • (GER 215) German for the Professions
  • (GER 320) Berlin
  • (GER 322) Readings in 19th and 20th Century German Literature
  • (GER 400) German Seminar
  • (HIS 320) Europe in the Early and High Middle Ages: 300 to 1270
  • (HIS 321) Late Medieval Europe: 1270 to 1517
  • (HIS 325) Tsarist Russia
  • (HIS 326) History of USSR
  • (HIS 330) History of Modern Germany
  • (HIS 331) Modern France
  • (HIS 332) England 1066-Present
  • (HIS 337) Byzantine Empire
  • (HIS 348) Rome & the Ancient World
  • (HIS 356) 19th Century Europe
  • (HIS 357) History of Holocaust
  • (HIS 423) Issues in 20th Century Europe
  • (INT 395) International Studies Internship – European Stds.
  • (MUS 222) Music of the Renaissance and Baroque Periods
  • (MUS 224) Music of the Classic and Romantic Eras
  • (PLS 351) European Politics
  • (SPN 150) Spanish Civilization and Culture
  • (SPN 204) Ideas and Cultures from the Spanish Speaking World
  • (SPN 330) Spanish for the Professions
  • (SPN 343) Introduction to Literary Study
  • (SPN 360) Masterpieces of Spanish Literature
  • (SPN 385) Aspectos De La Civilización Hispana
  • (SPN 400) Seminar: Advanced Studies in Spanish Language and Literature
     

Latin American & Caribbean Studies Concentration


  • (ANT 360) Aztec and Maya Archaeology
  • (GEO 308) Geography of Latin America

  • (GEO 415) Regional Geographic Studies (requires approval)

  • (GEO 450) Geography-Geology Field Studies (requires approval)
  • (HIS 349) History of Latin America
  • (HIS 360) History of Mexico
  • (HIS 366) History of Brazil
  • (INT 396) International Studies Internship – Lat. Am. & Car.
  • (PLS 347) Applied Diplomacy (topic of Model Organization of American States)
  • (SPN 150) Spanish Civilization and Culture
  • (SPN 204) Ideas and Cultures from the Spanish Speaking World
  • SPN 330 Spanish for the Professions
  • (SPN 361) Masterpieces of Spanish-American Literature
  • (SPN 385) Aspectos De La Civilización Hispana
  • (SPN 400) Seminar: Advanced Studies in Spanish Language and Literature