Sample First Year: Europe and Russia in the World

Core Courses Language* Specialization/Stream Electives** Total
GINS 1000 (0.5 credit): Global History 1.0 credit EURR 1001 (0.5 credit): Introduction to European and Russian Studies 1.0 credit FYSM + 1.0  credit electives 5.0 credits
GINS 1010 (0.5 credit): International Law and Politics  
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 Europe and Russia in the World Specialization or Stream must fulfill their language requirement with a language relevant to Europe and Russia other than English. The Program Director will maintain a list of those languages suitable for this requirement.