Sample Schedule

Sample Curriculum Sequence for full-time student:

 

SEMESTER I

Core for All Students (9 semester hours)
GLDP 501 Research Methods
GLDP 522 International Conflict and Negotiation 3
GLDP 528 Sociopolitical Implications of the World’s
Religions or GLDP 525 Globalization 3

SEMESTER II

Core for All Students (3 semester hours)
GLDP 511 Issues in Economic Development
+ 6 semester hours in Student’s Specialization Track

Specialization Track A Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Choose Two (6 semester hours)
GLDP 535 Peace Psychology 3
GLDP 581 Advanced Diplomacy 3
GLDP 524 Political and Economic Integration (PEI) 3
EAPRS 524 PEI of East Asia and the Pacific Rim 3
GMCS 529 Advanced Intercultural Communication 3

SEMESTER III

GLDP 591 Internship (3 semester hours)

SEMESTER IV

Specialization Track A Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Choose 2 (6 semester hours) plus one course (3 semester hours) in the Global Communication, International Political Economy & Development or in the Global Management Track.
GLDP 524 Political and Economic Integration 3
GLDP 535 Peace Psychology 3
GLDP 580 Advanced Diplomacy 3
GMCS 529 Advanced Intercultural Communication 3

SEMESTER V

For All Tracks:
GLDP 598 Tutorial (and Oral and Written Comprehensive Exams) 3
GLDP 599 Thesis 3
Total Semester hours for Semesters I-V 36

*Please note that students may substitute one course in their specialization track with the approval of the Program Direct