Area of Inquiry

Global Issues


The aim of this AoI is to enable students to think across scales from the local to the global and back again as a means of living as more informed and active members of a global community.


The following themes elaborate on these perspectives and serve as a framework for organizing courses:

  • Global Issues, Local Lives
  • Global Cultural Flows
  • Challenges of Global Governance
  • Globalization and Economic Development
  • Global Ethics, Governance and Citizenship

Fully Online Courses (6 credits)

Microcredential Courses (3 credits)

Regular (Face-to-Face) Courses (6 credits)