International and urban immersion programs for JPST concentration in Leadership for Social Justice

 

Program:

HECUA: Inequality in America; The Politics of Empowerment (Twin Cities)

As applied to:

Leadership for Social Justice concentration

Preapproved course equivalents:

JPST 355 Policy Analysis & Advocacy

Political Sociology of Building Power, Change & Equity

Internship requirement

Internship

SOCI 110 Social Problems

Inequality in America: A Political Economy Approach

Possible equivalents, with approval from JPST department chair:

1st applied communication course

Advanced Internship Theory & Practice – if internship is well-matched and requires “hands on” communication work.

     

 

Program:

HECUA: Community Internships in Latin America (Ecuador)

Works best with:

Leadership for Social Justice concentration

Preapproved course equivalents:

COJO 111 Communication & Citizenship

Democracy and Social Change (but student may need a waiver to use COJO 111 as a prerequisite for other required COJO courses)

Possible equivalents, with approval from JPST department chair:

Internship requirement or

1st applied communication course

Internship – check back with JPST chair early in the semester to clear internship.

SOCI 110 Social Problems or

SOCI 365 Social Psychology or

2nd applied communication course

Independent Study – clear with JPST chair early in the semester in order to designate equivalence

     

 

Program:

HECUA: Writing for Social Change (Twin Cities)

Works best with:

Leadership for Social Justice concentration

Preapproved course equivalents:

Internship requirement

Internship

Cultural awareness course

Reading for Social Change

1st  applied communication course

Writing for Social Change

2nd applied communication course

Internship Seminar

     

 

Program:

HECUA: Art for Social Change (Twin Cities)

Works best with:

Leadership for Social Justice concentration

Preapproved course equivalents:

Internship requirement

Internship

Cultural awareness course

Art and Social Change

1st  applied communication course

Social Change and Its Practice in the Field (Arts Praxis)

2nd applied communication course

Internship Seminar

     

 

Program:

Augsburg CGE:  Southern Africa: Nation Building, Globalization, and Decolonizing the Mind (based in Namibia)

As applied to:

Leadership for Social Justice concentration

Preapproved course equivalents:

THEO 421 Theologies of Justice & Peace

Religion 346: Religion and Social Change in Southern Africa (May require approval from the UST Theology Dept. to meet 3rdtheology requirement.)

Internship requirement

Internship

SOCI 110 Social Problems

Political Science 353: Political and Social Change in Southern Africa  (Should not be used for both COJO 111 and SOCI 110.)

ENTR 490 Social Entrepreneurship

Interdisciplinary Studies 312/Political Science 354: The Politics of Development in Southern Africa

COJO 111 Communication & Citizenship

Political Science 353: Political and Social Change in Southern Africa.  (Should not be used for both COJO 111 and SOCI 110.  If used for COJO 111, student may need a waiver to take other COJO courses.)

Cultural awareness course

History 327:  Racism and Resistance in Southern Africa and the U.S.

Possible equivalents, with approval from JPST department chair:

1st applied communication course

Internship should involve media, journalism, etc. Student should check back with JPST chair early in the semester.

Various possibilities

Independent study.  Student should check back with JPST chair early in the semester.

     

 

Program:

SIT Nicaragua: Youth Culture, Literacy, and Media

(NOTE: All classes in Spanish)

Works best with:

Leadership for Social Justice concentration

Preapproved course equivalents:

Cultural awareness course

LACB 3000: Rewriting Nicaragua: Literacies, Rights, and Social Change

1st and 2nd applied communication courses

(Three courses, totaling of nine credit hours:)

SPAN 2500: Experiments in Writing

ANTH 3500: Research Methods and Ethics: Youth, Arts-Based Inquiry, Digital Media

LACB 3005: Re-imagining Nicaragua: Youth Culture, Media, and Expression

Possible equivalents, with approval from JPST department chair:

Various possibilities

ISPR 3000: Independent Study Project