International Human Rights


Minor
18 credit hours

College of Arts & Sciences/Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies

  • All courses for a minor must be completed at Webster University.
  • Courses used to fulfill a major may not be used to fulfill a requirement for a minor.
  • Courses completed with a grade below C do not count toward fulfilling the requirement for a minor.
  • Nine credit hours must be at the 3000 level or above.

Required Courses

  • HRTS 1100 Introduction to Human Rights (3 hours)
  • HRTS 2500 Current Problems in Human Rights (3 hours)

Elective Courses

Students may choose 12 credit hours from the following, including at least 6 credit hours with an HRTS prefix:

  • HRTS 2086 Topics in Human Rights (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3080 Advanced Topics in Human Rights (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3160 Human Rights in Film: Documentaries (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3170 Human Rights in Film: Narrative Films (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3200 Human Rights Area Studies (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3210 Prejudice and Discrimination (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3400 Human Rights and the Environment (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3500 International Human Rights Law (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3590 Theories of Human Rights (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3600 Topics in Mass Violence (3 hours)
  • HRTS 3700 Human Rights and Business (3 hours)
  • HRTS 4500 Human Rights Field Experience(1-6 hours)
  • ANTH 4260 Nationalism and Transnationalism(1-4 hours)
  • ANTH 3130 Race and Ethnicity (3 hours)
  • SOCI 4475 Class, Status and Power (3 hours)
  • ANTH 4330 Gender and Sex (3 hours)
  • ENGL 1060 Protest Literature (3 hours)
  • ETHC 1000 Issues and Problems in Ethics (3 hours)
  • HIST 2050 Topics in African History (3 hours)
  • HIST 2040 Topics in Latin American History (3 hours)
  • HIST 2070 Topics in Non-Western History (3 hours)
  • INTL 1500 The World System since 1500 (3 hours)
  • INTL 2030 International Law (3 hours)
  • INTL 3300 Governments and Politics of Eastern Europe (3 hours)
  • ISTL 1000 Introduction to International Studies (3 hours)
  • MEDC 2800 Cultural Diversity in the Media (3 hours)
  • MULC 2010 American Cultural Pluralism (3 hours)
  • PHIL 2320 Contemporary Moral Problems (3 hours)
  • PHIL 2340 Bioethics (3 hours)
  • PHIL 2360 Environmental Ethics (3 hours)
  • PHIL 3350 Philosophical Ethics (3 hours)
  • PHIL 3360 Ethics for Cyberspace (3 hours)
  • PHIL 3370 Feminist Philosophy (3 hours)
  • POLT 1080 Introduction to Comparative Politics (3 hours)
  • POLT 2550 The Politics of Development (3 hours)
  • PSYC Holocaust (3 hours)
  • PSYC 3275 Genocide (3 hours)
  • RELG 2050 Religion and Human Values (3 hours)

 

-Revised September 8, 2013-

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