UCSD offers unparalleled opportunities to study in an interdisciplinary framework a dynamic, multicultural region that is undergoing major upheavals with over 100 faculty in a variety of humanities and social science departments. (See list of courses offered).
What adds to Europe's importance today is the dramatic debate over where Europe begins and ends, which has generated heated discussion about European as well as national identity. It has centered on such issues as:
Discussion of these subjects and many more touches on the most crucial social, cultural, and political issues of the emerging global order of the 21st century.
The European Studies Minor will help provide a basic expertise in the region, including transnational courses that consider the region as a whole as well as courses focusing on individual nations and national cultures and linguistic traditions.
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To receive a minor in European Studies, a student must complete seven four-unit courses (twenty-eight units). For basic requirements go here