International Human Rights


2017-2018 UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG

Effective 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018

Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Archives for PDF versions of past catalogs.

Minor
18 credit hours

This program is offered by the College of Arts & Sciences/Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies.

For information on general requirements for a minor, see Academic Policies and Procedures.

Required Courses

Core 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 Global Information Ethics (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 3225 Holocaust (3 hours)
  • PSYC 3275 Genocide (3 hours)
  • RELG 2050 Religion and Human Values (3 hours)