Department of Foreign Languages

Programs / Minor in European Studies

The Minor in European Studies

The Minor in European Studies is an interdisciplinary program. The minor offers courses incorporating basic and applied research, Study Abroad, and experiential learning. The goals of the Minor in European Studies are: to expand knowledge of Europe and its cultures; to encourage students to study a broad range of topics; and to embrace a spirit of engaged humanities at KSU and after graduation. The Minor emphasizes critical thinking skills and encourages the crossing of national and disciplinary boundaries.

Programs

Required Course - 6 Credit Hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • EUST 2050
    Introduction to European Studies
    3
  • EUST 4040
    Capstone in European Studies
    3

Select two of the following - 9 Credit Hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • ARH 2850
    Renaissance through Modern Art
    3
  • ENGL 4570
    20th-Century British Literature
    3
  • EURO 3307
    Introduction to European Union
    3
  • FL 2209
    World Languages and Cultures
    3
  • FREN 3305
    Literature and Culture II
    3
  • FREN 4402
    Contemporary Culture
    3
  • GEOG 3312
    Geography of Europe
    3
  • GRMN 3305
    Literature and Culture II
    3
  • GRMN 4402
    Contemporary Culture
    3
  • GWST 2050
    Global Perspectives on Gender
    3
  • HIST 3342
    The Holocaust
    3
  • HIST 3361
    Themes in Slavic and Eastern European Studies
    3
  • HIST 4454
    Twentieth Century Europe
    3
  • HIST 4455
    Twentieth Century Russia
    3
  • ITAL 3305
    Literature and Culture II
    3
  • ITAL 4402
    Contemporary Culture
    3
  • MUSI 3317
    History of Opera
    3
  • PHIL 4000
    Nineteenth Century Western Philosophy
    3
  • PHIL 4010
    Contemporary Western Philosophy
    3
  • POLS 4433
    European Union Politics
    3
  • POLS 4439
    Political Economy of Post-Communist Eurasia
    3
  • POLS 4449
    International Relations of Eurasia
    3
  • POLS 4451
    Politics and Government in Post-Communist Europe
    3
  • PORT 3304
    Introduction to Lusophone Literatures and Cultures
    3
  • SPAN 3305
    Literature and Culture II
    3
  • SPAN 4402
    Contemporary Culture
    3

Program Total (15 Credit Hours)


Important Information about Minors

When you declare a formal minor, it is not automatically displayed on your transcript. In order for your Minor to appear on your transcript, you must fill out a special "Minor Form" with the registrar when you petition to graduate.

  • Nine (9) hours of a minor must be non-duplicative with course requirements in the major.
  • A minimum of six (6) hours in the minor must be taken in residence at Kennesaw State University.