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Instructor Class Description

Time Schedule:

Christine Ingebritsen
SIS 490
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

Content varies from quarter to quarter.

Class description

Competing approaches to the study of international political economy; Scandinavia's role as "norm entrepreneurs" in world politic. Students are required to critically evaluate competing theories and use them to explain contemporary problems in IPE. Themes include: globalization, European integration, and the greening of the international political economy.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Lecture, discussion, in-class assignments, short writing assignments, exams.

Recommended preparation

Recommended: SIS 401, or previous coursework in political science, EURO 301, or Scandinavian politics.

Class assignments and grading

The syllabus will be on the Scandinavian Studies web site by the end of fall quarter.


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: 10/25/2004