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Global courses for the B.Sc. Global designation

In partial fulfillment of the B.Sc. Global Designation, students may complete a minimum of 6 credits from McGill courses with a substantial global component. Such courses must be at the 200-level or above, and may not be a "General Interest" type of course. Courses from both within Science and in other faculties may be used to satisfy this requirement.


Pre-approved courses

B.Sc. students may fulfil the 6 credit requirement with the following courses:

  • AGEC 442 Econ of Int'l Agric Dvlpmnt 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • AGRI 411 Global Issues on Dev, Food&Agr 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ANTH 227 Medical Anthropology 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ANTH 318 Globalization and Religion 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • BUSA 356 Management in Global Context 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • BUSA 493 Global Econ. Competitiveness 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ECON 313 Economic Development 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ECON 314 Economic Development 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ECON 347 Economics of Climate Change 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ENVR 200 The Global Environment 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ENVR 201 Society,Environ&Sustainability 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ENVR 519 Global Environmental Politics 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 480 Global Investments 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 482 International Finance 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 200 Geo Persp:World Env Problems 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 205 Global Chg:Past, Pres & Future 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 210 Global Places and Peoples 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 216 Geography of the World Economy 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 217 Cities in the Modern World 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 303 Health Geography 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 310 Development and Livelihoods 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 311 Economic Geography 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 316 Political Geography 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 360 Analyzing Sustainability 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 403 Global Health & Envir. Change 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 470 Wetlands 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • GEOG 530 Global Land & Water Resources 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • HIST 240 Mod Hist of Islamic Movements 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • INDR 492 Globalization & Labour Policy 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • INTD 200 Intro to Int'l Development 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • INTD 397 Topics in Int'l Development 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MGCR 360 Social Context of Business 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MGCR 382 International Business 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MGPO 469 Managing Globalization 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MGPO 475 Strategies for Devel Countries 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • NRSC 340 Global Perspectives on Food 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • NUTR 341 Global Food Security 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • NUTR 501 Nutrition in Dev Countries 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • PHIL 237 Contemporary Moral Issues 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • PPHS 501 Population Health&Epidemiology 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • PPHS 511 Fundamentals of Global Health 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • PPHS 529 Global Env Hlth&Burden/Disease 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • PPHS 615 Intro:Infectious Disease Epid 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • POLI 342 Canadian Foreign Policy 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • POLI 345 International Organizations 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • POLI 362 Political Theory and IR 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 203 Bible and Western Culture 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 208 WrldRel & Cultures They Create 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • SOCI 307 Globalization 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • SOCI 309 Health and Illness 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • SOCI 365 Health and Development 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • SOCI 519 Gender and Globalization 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • SOCI 560 Labour and Globalization 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • URBP 201 Planning the 21st Century City 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


Other courses

To apply for a course not currently found on this pre-approved list to be added to the list, please send a detailed course outline/syllabus to the B.Sc. Global Designation Coordinator before the deadlines indicated. Please allow at least two weeks to process your request.


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