College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
International & Global Studies: Europe
||Credit Hours Required
|Associate of Arts
||International & Global Studies: Europe
The borders of Macomb County, the State of Michigan, and even the United States are no longer barriers to, but opportunities for, residents to cross. The world is smaller than ever before…not by physical size, but by the ability to connect, talk, share information, or do business with people from all over the world in the blink of an eye. Having a degree in International and Global Studies will position students to succeed and advance in a rapidly changing world.
Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
1. Demonstrate cultural, economic, and political knowledge of our globalized world as it relates to Europe.
2. Compare and contrast differing cultural values and beliefs, as well as identify their roots and evolution as they relate to Europe.
3. Describe the process of globalization and identify future global challenges as they relate to Europe.
4. Communicate with diverse populations about global issues.
International & Global Studies: Europe-Associate of Arts Career Opportunities: Job titles such as Interpreter/Translator, Public Relations Specialist, Reporters & Correspondents, International Sales Manager, Immigrations & Customs Inspectors, Community & Social Service Specialists, and Broadcast News Analysts are attainable upon completion of this course of study. To learn more from a career specialist, visit the Office of Career Services at either campus or explore online at www.onetonline.org.
Students intending to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree need to make early decisions concerning an academic major and a transfer destination. Statistics show that students who make these decisions early are more likely to persist to graduation than their undecided counterparts. Students planning to transfer credits earned at Macomb are strongly urged to see a counselor or academic advisor as early as possible in their college careers.
ProgramsAssociate of Arts