Skip to Content
WLAC

hide

Global Studies Certificate Programs

hide

WLAC International Area Studies Certificates

(All certificates listed below are stackable. For example: if a student decides to take the first two Global Certificates and then combine a Regional Studies Certificate, then the total unit count would be 18, taken over a two year period.)

 

 

Certificate 1: Global Politics and Economic Markets

Required Courses #

Course Title

Units

Political Science 60

Introduction to Globalization

3

Economics 11

Economics of Globalization

3

 

Required Core Total: 6 units

 

Certificate 2: Global Civilizations: Cultures and Society

Required Courses #

Course Title

Units

Philosophy 33

Comparative Study of World Religions

3

Geography 2, OR

Anthropology 102

Cultural Elements of Geography, OR

Cultural Anthropology

3

3

 

Required Core Total: 6 units

 

Certificate 3: Regional Studies - Asia

Required Courses #

Course Title

Units

History 74

Asian Civilization

3

Chinese 10

Chinese Civilization

3

 

Required Core Total: 6 units

 

Certificate 4: Regional Studies - Africa

Required Courses #

Course Title

Units

History 27

History of Africa

3

Anthropology 102

Cultural Anthropology

3

 

Required Core Total: 6 units

 

Certificate 5: Regional Studies – Latin America

Required Courses #

Course Title

Units

Political Science 17

Government and Politics of Latin America

3

Spanish 10

Latin American Civilization

3

 

Required Core Total: 6 units

 

Certificate 6: Regional Studies – Middle East

Required Courses #

Course Title

Units

Anthropology 134

Peoples and Cultures of the Middle East

3

Political Science 14, OR

History 29

Politics of the Middle East, OR

Asian Civilization: The Middle East

3

3

 

Required Core Total: 6 units