The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies takes your interest in global issues and turns it into an exciting career. You will develop a broader understanding of cultural diversity as you explore the interplay of cultural, political and economic forces in regional and global arenas.
You can do a lot with this major! Global Studies majors go on to successful careers in international business, academics, advocacy, politics, government, publishing, the arts, research, and much more.
All liberal arts degrees help students develop their Core Career Competencies, and Global Studies majors develop specific skills that are applicable to lots of different careers..These skills include:
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Deep understanding of the institutions and processes that shape the world
Cross-cultural knowledge and understanding
Critical thinking and creative problem-solving
Ability to formulate clear and persuasive messages
Listening, clarifying, questioning and responding skills
Ability to work well independently and collaboratively
Study a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies at UC and you will:engage with theories and insights from a variety of disciplines, including: development studies, communications, economics, film and literature, history and philosophy, law, religious studies and sociology.attain interdisciplinary understanding of global issuesanalyse current world eventdevelop your critical analysis and evaluation skills.
Programme Structure International Studies spans the local/global nexus, examining both the origins and nature of global processes, issues and events, as well as their impact at local, national and regional levels. Students can combine this study of the global context, with training in 'job-ready' professional skills with an internship program.
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Academic Entry Requirement
Academic Requirements You must provide certified evidence of your current English proficiency level including: English tests, transcripts and award certificates You must provide certified evidence of academic transcripts and award certificates. Transcripts should indicate if the academic requirements of the course are incomplete /complete or if the award has been conferred Subject descriptions must be provided for International Qualifications and may be requested for Domestic Qualifications if required. Not providing this documentation with your application could delay the outcome Supplementary Applications may be required including: proformas, referee reports, student statements and research proposals