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School of International Studies
George Wilson Hall
Kathleen Hastings
School of International Studies
George Wilson Hall
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, California 95211

Development and Cultural Change Major

The Development and Cultural Change major is designed for students with a particular interest in international development issues. In addition to the CORE Requirements and General Education Requirements, students take some additional coursework in Economics, as well as courses focusing on questions of development from a range of disciplinary perspectives. This major focuses on preparing students for careers and graduate work in development and international aid.

Major Requirements
INTL 105 Globalization, the US and the World 4
ECON 055 Introductory Macroeconomics 4
ECON 071 Global Economic Issues 4

One course from the following: 4
MATH 037 Introduction to Statistics and Probability
MATH 045 Introduction to Finite Math and Calculus
MATH 051 Calculus I
ECON 190 Econometrics

Three courses from the following: 12
ECON 125 Economic Development
POLS 150 Political Development
INTL 165 Development, Modernization and Cultural Change
ANTH 134 Anthropology of Africa, OR ANTH 164 Anthropology of Food, OR ANTH 170 Culture & Economy, OR ANTH 172 Culture and Power
INTL/ANTH 197 Independent Research
NOTE: A student in this major is strongly encouraged to study abroad in a developing country.
A maximum of one Anthropology course may count toward this requirement