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Fall 2005




INDS 400  Interdisciplinary Studies: Independent                1-3 credits
          Study                                             

(PermReq) Grade  Method: REG  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          to obtain section number.


INDS 400H Interdisciplinary Studies: Honors                     1-3 credits
          Independent Study                                 

(PermReq) Grade  Method: REG  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          to obtain section number.


INDS 410  Interdisciplinary Studies:                            1-4 credits
          Internships/Practica                              

(PermReq) Grade  Method: P-F  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          to obtain section number.


INDS 430A Interdisciplinary Studies Seminar Global                3 credits
          Society: Prospects for Sustainable                
          Development                                       

(PermReq) Grade  Method:  REG/AUD  This  course will
          explore   the   international  community's
          responses  to  the  challenges  facing the
          world's  poor.  These  responses  will  be
          examined  with particular  emphasis placed
          on  the tensions which arise as the forces
          of   "globalization"  are  challenged  and
          informed    by   ideas   on   "sustainable
          development."         The        differing
          interpretations   of  "globalization"  and
          "sustainable   development"   will   be  a
          primary theme in the course. Students will
          be guided in an analysis of the activities
          of  the recent United Nations World Summit
          in  Johannesburg  and  its  aftermath.  By
          identifying   and   integrating  economic,
          political,  and  cultural  frameworks  and
          methodologies, the course will examine the
          potential  impact  of  "globalization"  on
          poverty,  hunger,  pollution,  disease and
          conflict.  Through World Summit conference
          proposals,  guest  speakers,  readings and
          class discussions, students will develop a
          critical  understanding of how in the face
          of    these    challenges,    local    and
          international  policy decisions  are made.
          Permission of department required.
[3477] 0101 Tu.........7:10pm- 9:40pm (FA  529)       DONATO, P


INDS 430H Honors Interdisciplinary Studies Seminar                3 credits
          Global Society: Prospects for Sustainable         
          Development                                       

(PermReq) Grade Method: REG
[3479] 0101 Tu.........7:10pm- 9:40pm (FA  529)       DONATO, P


INDS 490  Capstone Project in Interdisciplinary                   3 credits
          Studies                                           

(PermReq) Grade  Method: REG  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          to obtain section number.


INDS 490H Interdisciplinary Studies: Capstone                     4 credits
          Project -- Honors                                 

(PermReq) Grade  Method: REG  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          to obtain section number.


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