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Global Affairs BA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 22.10 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, CIP: 30.2001 International/Globalization Studies)

Department of Political Science

520 Park Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4120

Munroe Eagles
Chair

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC 103LEC Intro to Comparative Politics M 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric or Pathway CL1 or P 4 or 3
UB Seminar UBS 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC 102LEC Intro Internat Politics M 3
Diversity Learning Course DIV 3
International or Comparative Economics Course M 3
Pathway P 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric or Pathway CL1 or P 4 or 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Liberal arts elective E 3
BIO 129LEC Perspectives in Human Biology SLI1 3
Conflict/Political/Social Dynamic Course M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Methods of Inquiry Course M 4
Global Areas Course M 3
BIO 130LEC Perspectives in Human Biology SLI2 3
BIO 130LAB Perspectives in Human Biology SLI2 1
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Total Credits: 14

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
International Relations or Comparative Politics M 3
Political Science Elective 300/400 level M 3
COM 300DIS Written Communications CL2 3
Global Areas Course M 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Political Science Elective 300/400 level M 3
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
International Relations or Comparative Politics M 3
International Law, International Organization, or International Communication Course M 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 3
Liberal Arts Elective E 2
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Upper Division Free Elective M 3
Upper Division Free Elective E 3
Upper Division Free Elective E 3
Upper Division Free Elective E 3
Upper Division Free Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Free Elective E 3
Free Elective E 3
Free Elective E 3
Free Elective E 3
Upper Division Free Elective M 3
Total Credits: 15
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Aug 02, 2021 11:30:09