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Peace and Social Justice Minor

 
 
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General Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Specific Information

Complete 6 hours from the following:

  • Cultural Studies
    • AML 4713 Working-Class Literature in the U.S. (3)
    • INR 2005 Peace and Conflict in the Public Sphere (3)
    • LIT 4353 Ethnic Studies (3)
    • POT 3075 Culture and Politics (3)
    • POT 4514 Theories of Political Violence (3)

Complete 9 hours from the following with at least 3 hours from each category:

  • Area Studies
    • CPO 3303 Latin American Politics (3)
    • CPO 3403 Politics of the Middle East (3)
    • INR 4303 U.S. Foreign Policy (3)
  • Legal Studies
    • CCJ 4662 Minorities and Crime (3)
    • CJL 4415 Law and Social Control (3)
    • POS 3691 Law, Politics, and Society (3)
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED: 15 HRS

Transfer Notes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.