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Sara R Curran
SIS 512
Seattle Campus

Task Force in International Affairs

Seminar addressing a current problem in international affairs and resulting in a joint task-force report. Results presented to, and critiqued by, a distinguished outside evaluator at end of term. Prerequisite: SIS 511.

Class description

This course is for students completing their Masters degree in International Studies. Students will finish writing one of the two research papers they need for their degree, and present their work to the other students.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

The class will be held as a seminar, and each student will present her or his work to the seminar for comments and suggestions. By the end of 512, students should be prepared to take their final MA exam and obtain their degree.

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by M Jane Meyerding
Date: 02/03/2006