Majoring in Global Studies?

  1. A quick tour of the major requirements:
    Cohort 2014 & before
    Cohort 2015
    Cohort 2016 onwards

  2. Submit your study plan (for all cohorts) which details what combination you are choosing: Theme, Region and Language before declaring your major.

  3. Do not panic if you are unsure of how to complete your requirements. Fill out the Detailed Schedule accordingly: B.A (3 Yrs) or B.A. Hons (4 Yrs).

Updated 25 July 2016

GL L4000 ELECTIVES

Sem 1, AY2016-17

*GL4881A Colonial, Anticolonial, Postcolonial Globalisations
*GL4886A Citizenship and the Politics of Belonging
*GL4889A International Law and Terrorism
*GL4889B Debates on Human Rights

Semester 2, AY2016-17

*GL4880A Globalisation, Culture and Identity
*GL4882A Development and Globalisation of Food
*New Module - Pending
*New Module - Pending


Updated 20 June 2016

GL4102 TASK FORCE

Students intending to undertake Honours are to note that GL4101 Readings in Global Issues (Core Module) has to be read first before they can move onto GL4102 Task Force (Core Module). These modules will be offered consecutively every academic year (Sem 1 - GL4101 and Sem 2 - GL4102). Polytechnic graduates on the accelerated track (graduate a term ahead of the rest) who have decided to pursue honours should begin reading these modules consecutively in their Year 3.

HOW DO I EARN CREDITS WHILE ON INTERNSHIP?!?

Please find more information on earning modular credits for INTERNSHIP here.

[Notice Updated: 4 June 2015]

UPDATE

Prof Henrick Meyer from the Department of Japanese Studies (JS) has informed the Programme that he will be on sabbatical in 2016 and Business-Japan-related business modules will not be offered during his absence.

[Notice Updated: 23 July 2015]