ISTD 1100 - Introduction into International Studies
This is an introduction to the literature and themes of International Studies. It emphasizes intercultural awareness, cultural interaction, and problem solving in an international context. International Studies is the interdisciplinary analysis of global processes that shape international trends and the lives of human beings throughout the world. This course gives students an introductory awareness of the methods and topics of International Studies through a broad, humanistic socio-political approach that will serve as a foundation for futher International studies in numberous fields of study offered at Saint Louis University. This one-hour course is offered every semester and it is a requirement of the major.
SLU students on the St. Louis and Madrid campuses will have the opportunity to study together, with students in each location lending their unique perspectives to the class in a fully online version of Introduction to International Studies which is offered in the spring.