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Gary G. Hamilton
SIS 591
Seattle Campus

Colloquium in International Studies

Required colloquium for first-year Master in International Studies (MAIS) students. Informal introduction to the faculty and major avenues of research in international studies. Credit/no credit only.

Class description

This colloquium creates an opportunity for introduction and discussion of a broad array of topics within the field of international studies. During this quarter you will meet and learn from faculty members about their research interests in areas relating to international studies. During the continuation of the colloquium in Winter Quarter, students in the course will present and discuss their own research.

Student learning goals

Substantive breadth of IS

Methodological orientations

How to frame research questions

General method of instruction

Informal weekly seminar

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

Credit no credit, based on class participation


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: 04/20/2010