Sample First Year: Africa and Globalization

Core Courses Language* Specialization/Stream Electives** Total
GINS 1000 (0.5 credit): Global History 1.0 credit AFRI 1001 (0.5 credit): Introduction to African Studies I 1.0 credit FYSM + 0.5  credit electives 5.0 credits
GINS 1010 (0.5 credit): International Law and Politics AFRI 1002 (0.5 credit): Introduction to Issues in African Studies II
GINS 1020 (0.5 credit): Ethnography, Globalization and Culture
GINS 1300
(0.0 credit)
International Experience Requirement Preparation

Students who are applying for the language requirement exemption should take an additional 1.0 credit in elective courses instead.

** Students are strongly encouraged to take a First Year Seminar (FYSM), though it is not mandatory.

Note: Language Requirement — Students choosing the Africa and Globalisation Specialization or Stream must fulfill their language requirement with a language relevant to Africa other than English. The Program Director will maintain a list of those languages suitable for this requirement.